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Good views and a nice peaceful place.

Affording great views over the Wye valley it is a nice peaceful place to visit and reflect. Could... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Drew186305
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Crich, United Kingdom
Lovely Views across the Wye and beyond

A small stroll through the church graveyard and you reach the Prospect. A good place to see across... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
MKDons66
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Milton Keynes
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29 Apr 2018
“Lovely place”
29 May 2017
“Good views and a nice peaceful place.”
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to come and have a picnic in the summer months. The views are amazing and it's a great place for children to explore

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Bennett253
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Affording great views over the Wye valley it is a nice peaceful place to visit and reflect. Could do with a little more attention at times.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Drew186305
Reviewed 2 November 2016

A small stroll through the church graveyard and you reach the Prospect. A good place to see across the Wye and to look back and appreciate the church and its grounds.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank MKDons66
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This a small park with nice views of the River Wye below. There are a number of benches situated around the park. Locals were having lunch when we strolled through one afternoon.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank RodMcLeod
Reviewed 30 July 2016

It's a shame that from the Prospect Viewing point, which was our original destination for walking in the direction of St Mary's Church, there was no view of any merit because the trees around the river totally obscured it. I know it is Summer so...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank audreyferndown
Reviewed 21 June 2016

You can see a surprisingly long way for a climb you barely notice. You can also park your car right next to the church for access on the level.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank 318nd
Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

I can only emphasise what the previous reviewer has said. Pleasant town, but please take a little time to see the prospect and the views down to the river. Cold and frosty during our visit but well worth the effort for the views and the...More

1  Thank Mutznuts
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Ross-on-Wye is a very pleasant market town, but the most attractive thing to see in the town is the Prospect Gardens and historic St Mary’s church. Perched up on a hill in Church Street (strange that) the gardens are a lovely haven of greenery. The...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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