Free entry Family friendly


Whether it’s looking to improve your health, entertain the kids, or you are looking to try something new, Aspire @ The Park in Pontefract has something for all the family. Visitors to Aspire @ The Park can look to enjoy an active day whilst enjoying the views of Pontefract Park.

Reach new heights in Climbing Zone fitted with auto-belay or push your body to its limit on the bouldering wall. Take your pick of 100 pieces of fitness equipment in the state-of-the-art gym, go for a splash in the 10 lane, 25m length swimming pool or take part in a range of fitness and group cycling sessions available. Outdoor activities are covered too with an impressive 4G football pitch and 4 tennis courts overlooked by floodlights to keep you hitting into the night.

This venue is talking part in Wakefield Council’s Seed Collection campaign for 2023! To take part, collect any conkers, acorns, sweet chestnuts, and beech nuts that you see on the ground or on the trees, and then drop your collected seeds into the seed bin. To find out more, and find other seed bin venues in the district, click here.

Access Facilities

  • 2 x DAP lifts

  • 2 x Pool POD

  • accessible toilets

  • wheelchair

  • aqua tilt Pool-pod

  • height adjustable shower trolley

  • track Hoist

  • moveable pool floor

  • evacuation chair

Venue opening hours

Monday : 7:15 am - 9:30 pm

Tuesday : 7:15 am - 9:30 pm

Wednesday : 7:15 am - 9:30 pm

Thursday : 7:15 am - 9:30 pm

Friday : 7:15 am - 9:30 pm

Saturday : 8:15 am - 5:30 pm

Sunday : 8:15 am - 5:30 pm

    Access facilities

  • Accessible Car Parking
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Venue Details

Find us at

Pontefract Park, Park Road, Pontefract, WF8 4RA




Venue Facilities

  • Cafe on Site
  • Free Parking