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Dearne Valley Country Park

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Went to the park today with my wife and children and their bikes walk around the river while the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Great for a stroll

The park is perfect for a stroll and has lots of green open spaces with a stream running through it... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Mark D
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
24 May 2018
“Great for a stroll”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Hoyle Mill Barnsley | 1 Mile North East of Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the park today with my wife and children and their bikes walk around the river while the kids ride on their bikes and then went to the skatepark lots to do in the Dearne Valley proper nice

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

The park is perfect for a stroll and has lots of green open spaces with a stream running through it and a place to fish. There's also a play area for young children and a place to park. Great for a cheap afternoon out in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mark D
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Hoyle Mill has been transformed by the creation of the Country Park. Gone are the glassworks, spoil heaps, the bobbin mill and the brewery together with the abandoned railway lines. In their place is a re-vitalised river, fishing lakes and footpaths for the public to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Holgate1953
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Clean well maintained safe for bike rides walks and family day out . Lovely lake to walk around. Golf nearby. Cafe too.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Katrinadad
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Lovely place to walk, the ages are lovely and pegs are on the lake side to fish from, I believe you can get a day ticket to fish.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 18rias
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely place to go for a walk. I've driven past the entrance to it from Harborough Hills everyday for years and today decided to have a walk and see what was there, I'm glad I did and I really should've done it...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank cazbatt
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Plenty of parking spaces, this is mainly a fishing venue at the side of the river Dearne, plenty of woods to enjoy and walk your Dog but please keep Dogs on a leash when walking past the fishermen.

Date of experience: June 2017
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is the first time I've been here and the only reason i did was because my wee daughter wanted to feed the ducks, as she'd been here before with my partner. There is a type of skate park along with a children's park as...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank martinkda
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I have been coming to the park for around 25 years with small children and as a dog walker. There are lots of paths, some are tarmac and some are natural through the woods. Plenty of free parking just off Pontefract road and also a...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank jayne135
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Spent a couple of hours walking round here, some really nice walks and views. Unfortunately this park is really let down by the litter and dog mess. They are strewn throughout park. Won't be returning.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank p47r1ck
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