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River Great Ouse

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Address: St Neots, England

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One of the best parts of St Neots

Beautiful river and park. There is always something going on here, races, punting, town events etc. The park is always full of people spending time with their family, having... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2017
Jennifer D
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Avesta, Sweden
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Avesta, Sweden
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 25 February 2017

Beautiful river and park. There is always something going on here, races, punting, town events etc. The park is always full of people spending time with their family, having picnics, feeding the ducks, biking and walking together. It's just nice. We go all the time.

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Thank Jennifer D
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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243 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We chose to walk along by the river at the weekend because a lot of other places would have been muddy. We parked at the Ambience car park and paud, but you can also park for free near the camping ground. First we walked south past the good childrens' play area and skate park, then along the river boardwalk to... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A lovely open grass park area with Willow, Horse-chestnut and Sycamore trees to sit around for picnics or walks along the river Great Ouse in my home town of St. Neots.

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Thank frank w
Northampton, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Few years ago i bought a boat from hartford marina,as the boat was so large i had to wait to get it lifted out and transfered to my marina.So while waiting for the move we traveled on the river ouse,for the first time but never again,we found the other boaters arrogant and down right rude.

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Thank Tony M
St Neots, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Nothing better on a hot day than to walk along the river, surrounded by grass and trees. I was last there on a Sunday and there was a brass band playing. Delightful.

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Thank LiketoeatoutinCambs
Bedford, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Excellent facility with plenty of adjacent parking, toilets available including wc for visitors with mobility issues

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Thank SteveElliott-Potter
Forest of Dean, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Lovely scenery along the Great Ouse river with a tremendous variety of crafts including some very interesting canal long boats.

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Thank John S
Hertfordshire
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169 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Went kayaking here today and it's amazing tranquil area, great for learning. Great camping sites nearby, lots of places to fish/swim.

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Thank poetsofthefall
Aldershot, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We visited St Neots and what a lovely location the Ouse runs through the edge of town with plenty of activity to participate in or to watch even by sitting and watching the world go bye

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Thank graham w
United Kingdom
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97 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

this is a lovely stretch of water. With a couple of locks (pretty much at either end of the town). You'll see all sorts of wildlife (if you take time to look).

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