Crane Valley Park

Crane Park is in the boroughs of Richmond and Hounslow.  The River Crane flows through the park and the riverbanks are home to a thriving colony of Marsh Frogs and the very rare Water Vole. The largest crack willow in the country grows by its waters.

Opening Times

Access 8.00am - dusk

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Forest School encourages children to: connect with the natural world, encounter risk in a safe environment and develop their self-esteem and independence.

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About the Park

Shot Tower in Crane ParkCrane Park is part of the M076 The Crane Corridor Site of Metropolitan Importance for Nature Conservation and contains two statutory Local Nature Reserves at Pevensey Road Local Nature Reserve (LNR) and Crane Park Island Local Nature Reserve (LNR).

Activity leaflets and maps to download
Dragonfly Trail - activity sheet 1 (pdf 1Mb)
Dragonfly Trail - activity sheet 2 (pdf 4.5Mb)
Dragonfly Trail - map and activity sheet (pdf, 8Mb)
Dragonfly Trail - full map (pdf 8Mb)
Lower Crane Valley - leaflet and map (pdf 7Mb)
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How to Find Us

Ellerman Avenue, Twickenham, TW2 6AA

Tel: 0845 456 2796

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