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Waterton Discovery Centre and Angler's Country Park

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Brilliant Wheelchair Walks.

Lovely place to visit great for bicycling and brilliant if you are in a wheelchair like me really... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A good walk

Lovely country park, level paths making it accessible to most mobile people.A dog friendly area... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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“park wood”(5 reviews)
“round the lake”(15 reviews)
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Haw park Lane, Wakefield, England
+44 1924 303980
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely place to visit great for bicycling and brilliant if you are in a wheelchair like me really accessible great if you have children and dog friendly too.Well worth a trip out.

Thank katherinehodgson36
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here last week for the Room on the Broom trial with my partner and our 3 children who are almost 4, almost 2 and 9months old. The activity packs that can be purchased at reception are £2 and do contain a lot of stuff...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Lovely country park, level paths making it accessible to most mobile people.A dog friendly area with a decent cafe and toilets at the start/finish and plenty of free parking.

1  Thank davidjoeben
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Great walk with the family,very relaxed and a good decent bit of exercise. Nice witch adventure trail to follow and an ice cream van & tea room cloe by to refresh you . Lovely hides to watch the birds and very clean

Thank M3ssiah666
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Lovely lake to walk round .Nearby forest for bird watching and good family trails.Great cafe and play area for the children plus The Gruffalo trail for the very young

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A fantastic playground for kids, you can hire bikes, have a great walk, enjoy a picnic and the cafe is a welcome rest at the end - loved it :-)

Thank LailaC1
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We first visited yesterday, 30th June 2018, quite by accident. We were looking for a picnic spot on the way back to Leeds from Barnsley. Newmiller Damn was chockablock so we went looking for somewhere quieter. We followed the brown signs here not knowing what...More

2  Thank baboo82
Reviewed 21 June 2018

This is great place to walk. They hire out electric scooters for those who have difficulties walking. A lovely little cafe too

Thank cjhaines34
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Went with friends and our dogs to this lovely Lakeland walk. Easy to park and a good visitors centre. Push bikes and mobility scooters can be hired here. We had a super walk around this well kept scenic lake, took about a leisurely hour...didn't rush....More

Thank lcwebster2017
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

A pretty and simplistic walk - really flat and easily accessible. This walk was brilliant for my toddler - he absolutely loved the Witch on the Broom trail. Value for money wise, it was also amazing. Only £2 for a pack and you get loads...More

Thank K_Sutts
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9 May 2017|
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Response from CugsyWestYorkshire | Reviewed this property |
about 3km. It looks like a good cycle track
17 July 2016|
Response from markpearson35 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure