Several outdoor venues within the countryside around Macclesfield have visitor centres. Some suggestions are listed below. Also, links to any relevant websites are included on the Links page here.
- Riverside Park, Beech Bridge, Macclesfield - An informal park, following the course of the river Bollin from Macclesfield to Prestbury.
- Macclesfield Forest - Scenic blend of coniferous forest and lakes with extensive variety of wildlife, including a heronry.
- Tegg’s Nose Country Park - On the edge of the Peak District National park, with magnificent views.