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Bowland Wild Boar Park

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Chipping, Preston PR3 2QT, England
+44 1995 61075
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Dirty

We love this place and decided to take out young children here to celebrate a family birthday... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Moonlight33
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Yorkshire
via mobile
Excellent day out with my young son

The park is located in the middle of nowhere and you drive natrow countryside roads to get there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ela G
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“tractor ride” (63 reviews)
“wild boar” (74 reviews)
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Chipping, Preston PR3 2QT, England
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+44 1995 61075
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"chick stroking"
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"feeding the animals"
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"round house"
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"feeding times"
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"play area"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this place and decided to take out young children here to celebrate a family birthday. Whilst the interaction with the animals was great, lots about the park left a lot to be desired and was very disappointing. We arrived at the opening of...More

1  Thank Moonlight33
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Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Firstly we would like to thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we always appreciate feedback, good or bad as It allows us to improve and develop our establishment. I'm sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your visit to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park is located in the middle of nowhere and you drive natrow countryside roads to get there but it worth doing. The park is quite spacious and there is plenty to see and do for the whole day. My son fed a lamb and...More

2  Thank Ela G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here Easter weekend, with pretty low expectations. How wrong we were. Firstly the staff were amazing so acomodating and patient making sure each and every child got to experience the animals. The animals were lovely and you could see how well looked after...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited year after year whilst the children were young. Great to feed the lambs hold a chick have a great walk and finish with a play and snack

Thank Jan B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my 4 year old son and 14 year old step daughter and we all had lots of fun feeding the animals and running about! We all loved the lambs and the chicks but I think the highlight for my 4 year old was...More

Thank Vickiw1978
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit for us with the grandkids. Plenty of animals to see and get close up to. Pleasant walk round the grounds but was a bit muddy in places...well it is only just springtime! Good play areas for the kids and not forgetting the train...More

Thank Steve-and-Andie
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Took our 15 month old son here it’s a lovely family day out. Plenty of animals to see and walks to do. You can hold baby chicks and ride in the tractor. It was a really enjoyable day and our little boy loved it. The...More

Thank Vikki W
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

A little impractical for wheelchair users (such as myself), but a very entertaining place & the staff are great & very helpful. Definitely worth an hour or 2 of anyone's time, especially if you have kids with you.

Thank Simon P
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I have visisted the farm again with my 5 years old son and yet again we had tonnes of fun. Great value for money and a lot to do. All the farm staff very friendly and helpful. Lovely place and in my opinion for every...More

1  Thank Domi C
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

After leaving 2 5* reviews in the past and numerous fantastic visits, it was a total disappointment to see this farm so unclean. Farms are dirty yes! But this went beyond what should be allowed. The pig pen was nothing but a walkway of poo...More

4  Thank Amanda E
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Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Dear Amanda, Thank you for your review, we are very sorry you felt this way about your visit to the park, and we do take all comments seriously. Please can you contact us directly so we can discuss this issues you have raised, our email...More

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helengmail87
20 October 2016|
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Response from Graham W | Reviewed this property |
sorry had i have not seen your question sooner. possibly 18 month she is maybe a little young perhaps. I would perhaps suggest waiting until next year as it would probably be much better visting when weather is reasonable... More
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mccjon
28 July 2016|
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Response from Bowlandwildboarpark | Property representative |
Hi there, sorry for the late response. Entry price is £7 for children and OAPs, £7.50 for adults, Under 2's are free. Family ticket for 4 is £25. Kind Regards, Bowland Wild Boar Park
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gemmaf83
3 June 2015|
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Dogs are allowed
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