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Woodland escape

Wonderful walks through woodlands ; great space to escape the city. Great coffee van to end your... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Heather M
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
huge amount of paths for dog walking or cycling

Great space for walking with designated areas for mountain bikers. Picnic tables next to the car... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
GinOla7
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Wonderful walks through woodlands ; great space to escape the city. Great coffee van to end your walk too

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for years with bikes, kids and dogs. Shame they’ve now let a catering van into the car park. What was once a very scenic spot away from some of life’s commercial trappings is now encouraging us to eat more sweets and drink...More

1  Thank Peter477
Reviewed 10 September 2018

we parked here because we thought it would be a good base to walk down to the Avon gorge along the river and back up, there is not one single signpost anywhere. The only thing that is marked are the cycle paths. Worst still the...More

1  Thank Rod L
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Great space for walking with designated areas for mountain bikers. Picnic tables next to the car park and a van serving very nice and reasonably priced hot drinks and cake.

Thank GinOla7
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We parked free on the road, taking bikes in. The bike trails are great, dedicated to bikes and only crossing the walking paths at points. The blue track was fine for my 8 year olds, a little rocky, some easy drops and humps. There are...More

Thank darthmalik
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We often visit Leigh woods when we are unsure of what to do of a Sunday. It’s free, outdoors and healthy. Our little boy loves it rain or shine. Just remember your wellies if it does rain.

Thank Richard22b
Reviewed 21 August 2018

A walk down to Paradise Bottom past the renovated Cottage and then onto the re-found Arboretum which was originally planted as a War Memorial is highly recommended. For refreshments you have the option of walking onto the tea rooms at Brackenwood Garden Centre or returning...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The driveway to the car park is full of potholes so watch out for them! Relatively short and easy walks, lovely little bit of countryside in a city. Even if you get a little lost, not to worry as it's not a large area to...More

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The woods are lovely, but also Leigh court is a fantastic but not too expensive venue compared to other grand houses and the service is exceptional. We had an anniversary party and everyone loved it. Great BBQ food.

Thank SuzyGallon
Reviewed 25 July 2018

A lovely place for walking the dog (or parrot) or for a cycle ride. Clear paths and routes through the woods. The 20 century cement does nothing to improve the old grotto and in the summer the view of the river is blocked by overgrown...More

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Graham B
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Free car parking too.
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