Waterhead Park was opened in 1926 and covers an area of five hectares. It has an open aspect that provides scenic views across to Saddleworth Moors.

It has excellent play facilities and is home to a thriving community-growing hub VIP (veg in the park).


  • Playground
  • Skate park
  • Gardens
  • Football area
  • Rugby pitch
  • Community Growing Hub VIP
  • Tennis
  • Multi-use games area
  • Car park

Playground equipment suitable for disabled children

  • Inclined roundabout
  • Sit-in and stand-in twist poles

Ramblers Wellbeing Walks!

Download a walking guide to Waterhead Park.

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Have a photo you've taken of Waterhead Park published right here on the Council website.

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