Blackstone Picnic Place

About the picnic place

Whatever the weather and season, this is a good site to base yourself to explore the surrounding countryside. The mighty River Severn is the most obvious attraction near here, but look a little further afield and there are three nature reserves and two historic towns all within walking distance.

Opening times

24 hour pedestrian access and vehicular access is from 7:30am to 6:30pm daily.

Admission is free 

Site location

Blackstone Picnic Place, DY12 1PU. Located between Stourport and Bewdley off the A456 Bewdley by-pass. Height barrier 6'6" 1.980 metres. Follow the brown and white tourist signs. Grid Reference: 797743.

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Accessibility information
  • there are no parking spaces for disabled visitors 
  • all parking which is a rolled stone surface is close to picnic site and visitor information point
  • the site is mainly flat
  • picnic area (with wheelchair accessible tables) is flat grass and suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs

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Site facilities
  • parking
  • picnic area
  • on site walking
  • information

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