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Great spot - nice and quite, easy to get to

Really lovely place to walk the dog or to take your children to see the ducks. There's a little... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Ben C
Nice place for a walk

What a nice place for q half hour stroll. ONly problem is negotiating the car park from the A38... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Derby, United Kingdom
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Lichfield Road, Burton upon Trent DE14 3HD, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small lake just big enough for small children to walk around. Basic cafe that sells drinks and Icream lovely lady serving.

Thank Sal P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very easy, flat walk around a lake. Trees and birds in abundance with benches to sit and look out over the lake and the occasional fisherman. Toilets at the entrance with a small cafe close by with seating outside. Access is also available to...More

Thank pauldyer481
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Really lovely place to walk the dog or to take your children to see the ducks. There's a little café and a play area also, plus if you walk down the canal you can find a nice pub that serves good food too.

Thank Ben C
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Branston Water Park is a beautiful nature reserve and we are very lucky to have it on our doorstep. A walk around the picturesque lake and seeing all the wonderful wildlife is a joy. It is well kept and with the recent addition of a...More

Thank BinkyGordy
Reviewed 5 May 2018

What a nice place for q half hour stroll. ONly problem is negotiating the car park from the A38. Pulling in is fine but getting back out id trffic is busy can be a challenge. Has a little cafe, spotted a kingfisher here recently.

1  Thank Derbybirder
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

The water park has always been a place to visit for me as I’m from Branston and now live in tatenhill.....great for a stroll with the dog or kids.....good for fishing too......I often use it to run too.....very picturesque place whatever the weather

1  Thank shaunt77
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Lovely calm place to take a stroll varied wild life . kids play area . small cafe , benches along walk route to enable a break

1  Thank greeceloverStaffs
Reviewed 1 February 2018

my wife and i have been to this location many times by our self and with our grandchildren it is a beautiful walk around the waters edge,take a seat and just watch the world go buy, take some bread and feed the ducks, great wildlife...More

1  Thank brian c
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Old quarry turned into a water park with a circular walk around the lake, tarmacked, seating a different locations to sit and watch the large verity of resident birds on and off the lake. You can also join up with the canal to walk the...More

Thank pauldyer481
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We have visited many times but since the opening of the cafe our visits have been even more enjoyable. We took our three year old grandson for a walk and popped in for tea and a bacon sandwich - all was freshly cooked and served...More

Thank Sandie W
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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