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A very nice outdoor space, for walking with or without a dog

Have been visiting various sections of this park (from Widnes via Sankey, Earlestown and right up... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
Bill S
Warrington, United Kingdom
Time out in the town

I love Sankey Valley - getting in amongst the green by the water is refreshing and calming and... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Heather R
New York
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  • Average12%
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  • Terrible4%
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“dog walkers”(4 reviews)
“st helens”(3 reviews)
“pleasant walk”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not visited here since being a young child myself, we took our little girl and the place was just filthy. We had taken a picnic and didn’t feel like we could sit anyway and enjoy it. Litter all around the benches & tables. Over flowing...More

Thank Whelan19
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We've been to this park for evening walks and fresh air, quite a lot, over the past 3 months with our granddaughter. We always enjoy having a run around with her and playing with her 'flying disc'. Here lies the problem............... TOO many dog walkers...More

Thank Willnat65
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Love taking the dogs along the canal and river towards the Ferry but find that there are not enough bins for dog poop or litter.

Thank Caroline K
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Have been visiting various sections of this park (from Widnes via Sankey, Earlestown and right up to St Helens) since it was first landscaped and opened, a few years after the canal itself closed to through traffic. Always surprised how few people get off their...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 4 June 2018

I love Sankey Valley - getting in amongst the green by the water is refreshing and calming and never ceases to surprise me with how relaxing it is, given that it is surrounded by roads, houses and busy parts of the town. Whether it is...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

A lovely walk of the small countryside Warrington has to offer, great views and a brilliant place to take dogs for a walk.

Thank FrequentFlier764940
Reviewed 23 March 2018

As a local, I sometimes come walking here. It's nice to see some walking area in the middle of a large town!

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

we live close to Sankey valley and we love it from the canal and brook which flows through it to the wildlife and fauna that it contains it is long and narrow where we are but idyllic for a summer walk and best we can...More

Thank anthonyjames1000
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Nice change to walk the dog, Can be as short or as long as you want, we normally do about 3km in a circular walk but can turn off at any time to make it shorter.

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Great place to go and admire nature. Great fore all ages!! The paths go ion for miles. One of my favourite walks!!

Thank beccamary2017
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