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Herrington Country Park

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Cycling for fun

This park is great for lots of reasons. It has a pond with ducks and swans. You can walk, run or... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lorraine E
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its a good area if you like walking free car parking and lots to explore what ever time of year its... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
batesron1
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Chester Road. Penshaw | Houghton-Le-Spring, Tyne and Wear, Sunderland, England
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All reviews penshaw monument feed the ducks an ice cream van play area wide open spaces across the road penshaw tea rooms open fields model boats walking the dog large lake small cafe garden centre wild birds public toilets walk up nice walk
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This park is great for lots of reasons. It has a pond with ducks and swans. You can walk, run or cycle. There's sculpture to look at, and an interesting pathway with bridges. Or you can sit on the seats and watch the ducks and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lorraine E
Reviewed 1 week ago

its a good area if you like walking free car parking and lots to explore what ever time of year its good for everyone

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank batesron1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this park! Lovely cafe and garden centre, beautiful swans and gorgeous views. Also a great little skate park. Something for everyone 😀

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank June T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ideal for families lots to do for kids of all ages long or short walks good for dogs to boating pond for radio controlled boats and lot of water birds to see horse riding also and good shop close by

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beauty spot! From the play park you can have a wonderful view of Penshaw Monument (which you can also walk up to!). The open space is amazing, with a fabulous walk right around the park. Also boasting a large pond with swans and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 898zarae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very relaxing place to walk, can be quite busy at weekends, also open in places so on a windy day wrapup well and you'll enjoy it more.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank H8191UVbriana
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This park is an ideal place for walkers, children with bikes and a place to see wildlife. There is a lake with lots of birds, ducks and swans During summer ice cream can be purchased nearby. There are various walks around the park and a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Janet F
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This park is suitable for all the family wether walking or riding bycles. The cafe is a handy place for coffee and snacks .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jan-ice T
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Went to herrington park for my granddaughters birthday party had a lovely time plenty to do and weather was very good

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank colinleeanderson
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Lovely long walks, dog friendly, lakes, fields, ducks, swans. Great all year round. Countryside in a city.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GJIrv
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Annmarie E
17 November 2018|
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Response from Dave C | Reviewed this property |
No lighting....
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Philip M
25 August 2018|
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Response from glenproctor999 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe it shuts as such, the only thing that may not be open is the little cafe and toilets but I believe the top car park isn’t gated and neither are the footpaths.
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Claire T
11 July 2018|
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Response from davecP2822BI | Reviewed this property |
This park is never closed......
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