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Great for walking dogs, and for experiencing nature

Hard to believe this is within the city of Plymouth. You could walk for 3 hours without leaving... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Plymouth, United Kingdom

Took my kids and there bicycles along this path what a great time the people walking running or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Plym Bridge Road, Plymouth PL7 8BD, England
+44 1752 266030
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Hard to believe this is within the city of Plymouth. You could walk for 3 hours without leaving these woods. Loads of wildlife (deer, kingfishers, butterflies, buzzards). You will always see loads of dogs, but dog walkers (and their dogs) appear to be much better...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my kids and there bicycles along this path what a great time the people walking running or riding all seem to be friendly cant wait until light evening to use again

1  Thank brun0murphy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent setting for dog walking and or a stroll through this lovely wooded area. It’s well maintained there’s limited parking surrounding the area so you’ll be able to take the kids and your dog for some fresh air and exercise

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This lovely woodland is a favourite among local cyclists, runners, dog walkers and families. Mountain bikers use trails within it and the cycle trail leads right up to the moors at a gentle incline, which does eventually become a bit more up and down. The...More

1  Thank Charlie B
Reviewed 7 October 2018

So easy to have a long walk or a short one, there is a good cycle ride too, and good well marked woodland paths, a gorgeous stream, little beaches, plenty of logs for sitting on, great for an adventure walk (as described by our 5...More

Thank Janeinplymouth
Reviewed 1 October 2018

My wife went on her own the evening before I joined her the following morning. It is National Trust land and has a small car park. It is a non too arduous walk through the wooded tracks beside the River Plym. We met many dog...More

Thank 585Rodney585
Reviewed 30 September 2018

There is a park run every Saturday morning at 9am, you usally get between a hundred to two hundred runners. Its also a very nice place for a stroll or a bike ride, about 7 miles from the centre of Plymouth Devon

Thank Andyjcopeland
Reviewed 19 September 2018

A lovely wooded area to spend the day or even just for a walk ( with or with the kids or dogs) It has a river so ideal on a hot summers day for a dip. An old railway line for a walk and change...More

Thank Deejayne
Reviewed 6 September 2018

I love coming here with my family we enjoy the walks and we enjoy the nature. However cyclists seem to think they have the entire path to them selves resulting in nearly riding into my 3 year old at a great speed. it makes the...More

2  Thank Harribosweets
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Good parking, fun short steam train rides at the weekend. Long higher path for disabled access and cyclists - a popular place for those on 2 wheels. Alternative routes north and south of the river below. There is also an RSPB site on the higher...More

1  Thank kat682018
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Michael S
16 June 2018|
Response from merv s | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not any toilets nearby.
2 October 2016|
Response from h20mpp | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There is a disused canal that runs along side the old track bed towards the plym bridge section of the route. This can be found either side of the railway bridge adjacent and below the plym bridge station. The canal was... More
Rachel D
25 April 2015|
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Response from Kane B |
You could Catch the bickleigh bus or the yelverton bus and walk I’ve walked from roborough as a child , very easy to do