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Cherry Hinton Chalk Pits

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I have driven by these chalk pits on numerous occasions and from the road there is nothing to see... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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We went here while staying at the caravan club site just up the road. A great place to walk with... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Wallasey, United Kingdom
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  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
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27 Aug 2018
“An Amazing Hidden Treasure”
8 Aug 2018
“Cambridge Exploration”
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Fulbourn Rd | 2.5 Miles from Cambridge Centre, Cambridge CB1 9JL, England
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Spent a day here with a friend and our kids (aged from 18 months - 7). Hardly saw a soul and the kids spent many happy hours running wild in this lovely place. Wonderful.

Thank Melody541
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Chalk pits just over the road from the caravan & motorhome site we are staying at. Not a massive place to explore but well worth a visit just to stroll around. Great for dog walking.

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I have driven by these chalk pits on numerous occasions and from the road there is nothing to see. Step out of the car and go through the gate in the pallisade fencing and you enter a massive expanse where chalk has been excavated to...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We went here while staying at the caravan club site just up the road. A great place to walk with your dog. Ours loved it! All my reviews are based on genuine first hand experience, if this has been helpful to you, please give me...More

Thank NessieNoo
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

A great walk among the chalk cliffs watching the wildlife even on a misty winter morning. No parking on site but nice that it's free with open access on foot and bike racks.

Thank suenhelen
Reviewed 26 May 2014

Discovered this amazing nature reserve entirely by accident whilst visiting family in Cambridge. Even if you only visit for a walk rather than for the wildlife, the chalk cliffs make this place a really incredible sight to come across as you walk around the corner...More

3  Thank Tereza23
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Georgina H
12 February 2015|
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Yes. The buses run from the station and the city centre every 10 minutes.