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no idea this existed!

Went for a bike ride with some friends recently and they had plotted a route going through this... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
MartineNaylor
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Aston on Trent, United Kingdom
Great Variety Park

It's a large park of extensive size a couple of miles south of the town centre and full of many... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
paulsheridan2018
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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All reviews nice walk play area zip wire ducks and geese walk dogs bike ride afternoon walk great place to play friendly cafe children play great open space little girl worth a visit bmx track nice lake elvaston castle bird food
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Went for a bike ride with some friends recently and they had plotted a route going through this park which I didn't even know existed!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MartineNaylor
Reviewed 21 September 2018

It's a large park of extensive size a couple of miles south of the town centre and full of many features to satisfy most tastes. It's about 85 Acres or 35 Hectares in size these include many attractions first opened in 1913 and its bounded...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

What a tranquil find. Lovely walking around the lake. Pretty funny, because I thought I was going to Elvaston Castle.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Billy2shoes
Reviewed 10 September 2018

A very pleasant place to visit with a lovely round walk around the lake. If visiting by car use Meadow Lane entrance to car park especially if with small children as it is a long walk to the lake from other car park.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Geoffreysm1th
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great park full stop but if you are a fan of the game Pokemon Go then it is even better. There are lots of pokestops and gyms and every gym also qualifies as an ex-raid gym with a chance to get an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank simonderby1971
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Nice and calm place for wlking or running,there is an area for children play.you can see many birds near the lake.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gandomkar
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely place, nice lake nice place to take your dog or your children, or just to go on your own, to get some thinking time

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 16,803
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Really nice place to walk dogs & friendly cafe for a cuppa, also got the closest i've ever been to a heron!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karen W
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A great place to take the children, good size Park and a lovely walk round the nice sized lake although it doesn’t appear to be the cleanest of places to go, with empty beer bottles around and the paths not looking to great. Overall an...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LHNW
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful Park to visit to and good activity for the Bicycles, runners etc, especially in the mornings. Few wild animals around... Rabbit's, Gooses, Ducks, Swans etc. There is childrens play ground and BMX track for adults and for kid too. Free parking included!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sarmitegegere1998
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271lewisf
24 August 2018|
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Response from simonderby1971 | Reviewed this property |
No, it is free to use, as is the car park next to it
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Janet V
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Response from patsyt187048 | Reviewed this property |
it s about a mile and a half.You can walk near pride park by the river.
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