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Fairy Glen

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Appley Bridge, Wigan, England
+44 1695 622794
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connor review

it was piceful and qwiet as well i love gowing for waks fairy glen i love it sow much we whent on 5... read more

Reviewed yesterday
mccloud01
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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Great place for a family walk, safe and allows children some freedom

Fairy Glen is definitely a local gem. It's ideal for family walks with woodlands, easy paths to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
anntf
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lovely walk” (16 reviews)
“magical place” (7 reviews)
“wild garlic” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Appley Bridge, Wigan, England
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+44 1695 622794
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"lovely walk"
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"magical place"
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"wild garlic"
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"the main road"
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"family walk"
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"park your car"
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"woodland walk"
in 5 reviews
"dog walkers"
in 6 reviews
"stream running"
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"natural beauty"
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"visited for the first time"
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"busy road"
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"stunning scenery"
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"fresh air"
in 4 reviews
"an ice cream"
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"lovely surprise"
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"lovely little place"
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Reviewed yesterday

it was piceful and qwiet as well i love gowing for waks fairy glen i love it sow much we whent on 5 mils with school

Thank mccloud01
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fairy Glen is definitely a local gem. It's ideal for family walks with woodlands, easy paths to walk and a river. It's a great environment for children to run around in relative safety and enjoy some freedom. I would definitely recommend for a great and...More

Thank anntf
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have lived very close to Fairy Glen for many years and over those years have always had a dog, 4 different ones, all lovely. I have walked my dog there almost every day and it is a beautiful place for a walk in all...More

Thank Helen666
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great little secluded spot for a relaxed stroll. Parking is available opposite on the main road.

1  Thank Lukemwd
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely place to visit for dogs and children aswell as adults. Great in the Summer but equally beautiful in the Autumn. Was fun to stand under the little waterfall.

Thank Jess R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From Sparrow Hill / Hall Lane, a wheelchair-friendly path leads down along Sprodley Brook through Fairy Glen to Finch Lane before returning by the same path covering around one mile. Once in Fairy Glen, there are a couple more paths for walkers to explore a...More

Thank Tom H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small forest with lots of bridge, bird, and fairy tree . Not recommended walking there with pushchair . Also the waterfall looks much bigger on the pictures than reality.

Thank Dorottya D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a little piece of fairy land hidden from sight. A lovely walk from Parbold and lots of excellent pubs and cafes. Small village with huge hospitality not far from the small fairy glen

Thank Janitom1
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice lots of bluebell. Beautiful walk. Children enjoyed looking for fairies but they found 2 fairy houses but no fairies.

1  Thank jean194980
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Firstly this place is a great walk with kids or elderly (who are able bodied) not too many dangers and plenty to look at and a nice trail to follow A pain in the backside to find - be sure to park in the lay...More

Thank Biggie81
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clairehenderson216
19 February 2018|
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Response from Judy K | Reviewed this property |
Some of it is but not really, I think you would be disappointed, but muddy in parts.
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lizwalker27
15 October 2017|
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Response from MrsRigby2016 | Reviewed this property |
yes no problem. .. the dogs will love it ... prepared for them to get muddy lol
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Mis B
28 July 2017|
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Response from Ratcliffe1991 | Reviewed this property |
If you are travelling from Wigan it is on the left hand side just before Parbold Hill. Small parking bay on the left
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