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Leisurely Walk

It is still quite warm and lots of birds and ducks still on display. It is a lovely clean park... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Blackpool, United Kingdom
Great open air place to feed the local bird life!!

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

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan M
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Lichfield Road, Burton upon Trent DE14 3HD, England
+44 1283 508573
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Reviewed yesterday

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 1 week ago

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

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday, the weather was lovely so we intended to sit by the water and have a picnic. Unfortunately every available bit of ground was taken over by fisherman with large tents and lots of equipment leaving very few places to get...More

Thank Zoe W
Reviewed 23 June 2018

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 12 June 2018

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.

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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