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Just a stroll

Lovelly peacefull stroll around the water little cafe for a cup of tea and bite to eat play area... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Excellent location with lots to offer various people including shops and cinema and water lovely... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Angela H
Derby, United Kingdom
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Lichfield Road, Burton upon Trent DE14 3HD, England
+44 1283 508573
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovelly peacefull stroll around the water little cafe for a cup of tea and bite to eat play area for little ones

Thank Compass36055854469
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful lake, Tarmac path all the way round so great for pushchairs, wheelchairs, scooters. Lots of benches with views of the lake, and picnic benches about half way round (if you start at the car park). Easy access onto the canal towpath and plenty of...More

Thank JaySi2014
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Excellent location with lots to offer various people including shops and cinema and water lovely for wildlife

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Visited the Park on a sunny September Saturday afternoon and was very pleasantly surprised as to how few people were there, given the glorious weather. The walk around the lake is easy and can take anything from 20mins to an hour depending on how many...More

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Had a nice walk round the lake on a sunny autumn afternoon. It took less than an hour, so it was a bit short but it was very relaxing and no parking fee. Path is tarmac so good disabled access. Gents toilet a bit grim...More

Thank Graham J
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Visited here a few times its a nice place for a walk and a bit of peace. You can walk round in a circle which is nice.

Thank si6421
Reviewed 17 September 2018

It is still quite warm and lots of birds and ducks still on display. It is a lovely clean park which is appreciated by us dog lovers. There is a good selection of trees with the leaves slowly falling - very picturesque. The Autumnal colours...More

Thank davidwilliambarnes
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Watch out for your fingers with those hungry ducks etc. Lovely coffee shop with inside and outdoor seating.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Former gravel pit...now a haven for wildlife. To walk a lap takes about 20 minutes and it's a real breath of fresh air... literally! There's a wide variety of bird life and trees. One side is a tow path on the Trent and Mersey canal....More

Thank PaulMachin13
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This is a lovely place to walk dogs and see some nature. There are trees, birds and fresh air with open vistas. It is a quiet place although you can hear traffic because it is near the A38 but conversely it is local and a...More

Thank Harriet169
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19 April 2017|
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Response from bobbiebell | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are apart from a couple of areas which are laid to grass but still good to get around
Ralph M
3 February 2015|
Response from Philip L |
Approximately 1.1miles