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Downs Banks

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Good dog walk

Nice walk by a river and up to a view point over Staffordshire. Fun for dogs, that wellies in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Dog Walking Paradise

A very well maintained National Trust site. We take our dogs here occasionally and they enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Ron M
Stafford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice walk by a river and up to a view point over Staffordshire. Fun for dogs, that wellies in the winter

Thank Evors
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great adventuring for young children but unfortunately popular with dog walkers and hence dog poo everywhere.

Thank JamesChatfield
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A very well maintained National Trust site. We take our dogs here occasionally and they enjoy the walk and the playtime in the river. Although many just abandon their cars by the roadside, there is a good car park available too.

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Downs Banks are way out in the country yet only 2 miles from Stone and 5 from Stoke on Trent.It is great for a walk in the quite country side and even a paddle in the stream.A lot of the time you may be...More

1  Thank Albert W
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Been today with two young children. Lovely place regardless of weather but there are lots of dog walkers also so keep an eye on children if they're wary around dogs. Great place walking dogs as there's a stream that runs through the area and the...More

Thank Travelmad1960
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We visited when the weather wasn't at its best so only had a short walk around in the mud, very nice walk next to a stream which goes over the main road at one stage, there is a National Trust carpark.

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We visit the Stone Downs Banks regularly and always enjoy a lovely walk at all times of year. Our dogs and kids love paddling through the stream

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

I’ve never been before but fancied a walk in the country! Easy to find from the road signs, and plenty of space to park safely. An initial map shows where you are, and the paths are clearly marked, for cycling, horses, walk4life etc. Lovely little...More

Thank Jh050172
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We went up the downs banks for the first time. We usually go over to Cannock chase. We had a lovely walk with the dog. Lovely place, I can imagine summer picnics by the stream. Dog loved it. Not too big so we didn’t get...More

Thank Joanneah
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Took the dog for a walk here, had a lovely few hrs...if your not a dog person though u wouldn’t go as there are lots and lots of dog walkers.

Thank Ktlea1985
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