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Oakhill Nature Reserve

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Lovely setting

I visited Oakhill Nature Reserve in the spring , I was surprised by the abundance of trees and... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
annhollingworth
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East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Interesting site which is still in development.

This site is next to the Tesco warehouse on the outskirts of Goole. It's worth visiting their... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
Steven P
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Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
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5 Dec 2017
“Lovely setting”
20 Jan 2018
“Dog walk.....”
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Oakhill Nature Reserve is a Jewel, situated at the back of an industrial estate in Goole, unobtrusive by it's nature, walking along the pathways to reveal the true beauty of Oakhill Nature Reserve. Experience natural wildlife, fauna and flora all...more
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Tom Pudding Way, Rawcliffe, Goole DN16 6XL, England
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve lived in Swinefleet near Goole for 2 years and often get stuck for really good places to walk the 3 dogs off the lead.... I found this place through total curiosity and what a gem of a find. A winter walk with mud and...More

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Jean H, Manager at Oakhill Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience of Oakhill Nature Reserve, it is so rewarding to hear, please pass the message on, there is still a lot of people who do not know what they have on their doorstep. Friends of Oakhill

Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favourite local places. It’s just beautiful. If you love a nice walk with lots of wildlife then this would be perfect for you.

Thank JadeL88
Jean H, Manager at Oakhill Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, it really does help to spread the word about the Oakhill Nature Reserve.. Friends of Oakhill

Reviewed 5 December 2017

I visited Oakhill Nature Reserve in the spring , I was surprised by the abundance of trees and wildlife. The trees were in full blossom enhancing the beauty of the setting. The water areas were lovingly cared for as were all the walkways and viewing...More

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Jean H, Manager at Oakhill Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience of Oakhill Nature Reserve, it is so rewarding to hear, please pass the message on, there is still a lot of people who do not know what they have on their doorstep. Friends of Oakhill

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Decent place to go for a walk with kids. Ponds etc clean from rubbish. Car park etc. Shame they put a railway line straight through middle if it all.More

Thank Gary D
Jean H, Manager at Oakhill Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post your review, it really does help to spread the word about the Oakhill Nature Reserve. .Sorry we can't do anything about the railway line, but it makes you realise how wonderful nature is, as it adapts to...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

long walk great for dogs or tiring kids out lol! took us about 1hr to walk to the pond (but we were doing a steady walk so not rushing) and same back again! we spend about an hour pond dipping which my daughter enjoyed.

Thank Laura T
Jean H, Manager at Oakhill Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

So pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time spent at Oakhill Nature Reserve, there's always lot's to do any see, and with the changing seasons there's something different to see on every visit. Friends of Oakhill

Reviewed 12 December 2016

Lovely nature place nice walk down you can see different sorts of birds,butterflies,dragonflies sometimes rid deer as well!

Thank annewebb7110
Jean H, Owner at Oakhill Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2016

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of Oakhill Nature Reserve with others, and for the lovely photo's that you have added to our page, they really show the Oakhill Nature Reserve at it's best.

Reviewed 14 July 2016

14/7/16. Being a keen amateur Wildlife Photographer I was fairly excite to discover there was a Nature Resrve close to my home.......This site does have the potential to be a fantastic nature reserve, however currently it is in its VERY Infancy and requires considerable effort...More

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Jean H, Owner at Oakhill Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2016

We are sorry that your visit to the Oakhill Nature Reserve did not meet your expectations, however the Friends of Oakhill are a small group of dedicated volunteers who carry out an enormous amount of work on the reserve throughout the year, we would be...More

Reviewed 29 June 2016

This site is next to the Tesco warehouse on the outskirts of Goole. It's worth visiting their website to find out how to get to it. There is quite a bit of woodland and some ponds. Many locals use it for walks, either alone or...More

2  Thank Steven P
Jean H, Manager at Oakhill Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Thank you for your interesting review. It's great that you are willing to share your experience with others, making people aware what a lovely site we have here. Friends of Oakhill

Reviewed 26 May 2016

A beautiful natural haven within easy walking distance of Goole Town Centre. The Friends of Oakhill have done a fantastic job protecting this area from industrial encroachment and organise regular themed events to suit young and old alike. Examples are pond dipping and fungi forays....More

2  Thank kevinfGoole
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The area itself is outstanding and diverse but we attended a 'Friends or Oakhill' event (Not very friendly I have to say) and their people skills are somewhat lacking as they all seemed to just wonder off and do their own thing leaving us visitors...More

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Thank you for your enquiry, there is no entrance fee, and yes you can come and go as you wish. I hope you will enjoy your visit, and that you will leave us feedback of your experience on the Oakhill Nature... More
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