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Sankey Valley Park

Warrington WA5 9PB, England
+44 1925 571836
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Need more poop bins

Love taking the dogs along the canal and river towards the Ferry but find that there are not enough... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Caroline K
,
Warrington, United Kingdom
via mobile
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
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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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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Warrington WA5 9PB, England
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+44 1925 571836
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
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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
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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
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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.

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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!

1  Thank Ted C
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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

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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
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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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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a good place for either a stroll along the canal bank, or a longer walk, having the choice of canal or wooded areas. A great place for dog walkers.

Thank helen b
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This walk stretches the length of what once was the Sankey Navigation, one of the first such navigations or canals built in the UK. Used mainly, but not exclusively, for the transport of coal. Railways were latter added but there is little or no trace...More

Thank Malalone
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