Jewel of the South Pennines
Welcome to Littleborough Lakeside
The area is part of the South Pennines Park and has such has lots of great outdoor locations. Combined with plenty of wildlife and nature, there is plenty to enjoy. Hollingworth Lake, Blackstone Edge, Watergrove Reservoir, the Pennine Way, Hardcastle Crags and Marsden Moor are all within easy reach.
Whether you enjoy hiking, bird watching, sailing, boating or just a gentle stroll in the fresh air, there are plenty of locations you can visit.
The village’s main attraction is the beautiful Hollingworth Lake, which spans over 130 acres and provides ample opportunities for water-based activities such as kayaking, canoeing, and sailing.
Visitors can also enjoy leisurely walks around the lake, taking in the stunning scenery and watching the wildlife.
Nearby is the Rochdale Canal, which provides enjoyable walks through the local countryside. Great for families, cyclists and those with disabilities with its accessible towpaths.
Lakeside, there are several places to stay and eat. Why not check out the RSPCA Visitor Centre with its café or the Pavilion Café? Alternatively, check out The Wine Press Restaurant. At the opposite end of the lake is The Beach Pub & Carvery.
For a full list of places to eat and stay, check out our forthcoming page.