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Brent Reservoir (Welsh Harp) Canalside

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A lost Oasis

Perhaps an evocative title I've driven the north circular for 30 years and seen the reservoir but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Martin C
London, United Kingdom
'Really nice visit, but hope people stop littering!!'

Had a lovely Sunday walk with my husband. Really peaceful and in a nice location. It is just a... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Tara V
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perhaps an evocative title I've driven the north circular for 30 years and seen the reservoir but never visited until recently. We stopped by a few weeks ago in the height of the UK's heady summer and what a lovely place to stroll around. Tranquil,...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A tranquil walk , watching the boats . Plenty of ducks swans etc lots of benches to sit and take a rest

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

A really lovely place for a walk - not many roads at all but if you want to walk around the whole reservoir you do have to walk down the A5 for a bit. The water isn't somewhere you can swim, but it beautiful and...More

Thank Jess K
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a large park in north west London which boasts a large reservoir. It may be fine for taking a stroll, walking the dog,etc but little else unless one is into sailing. The park is in great need of having some decent money spent...More

1  Thank mrsmon2016
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is (sometimes) my Saturday morning walking route to Brent Cross Shopping Centre. Hence I've seen this in all seasons and all weathers. There's always something to see: kestrels, swifts in summer, swans and all sorts of water fowls year round. And that's before you...More

1  Thank Martin_Ridgway
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Birds animal who are running walking out or they jump or fly in lake . There is a play ground for children. Often can be seen families there .

Thank Krisztina S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Just off the North Circular Road with traffic whizzing past. Takes a bit of effort to find the side roads leading to it. Once you get in you lose the traffic noise and it is very peaceful. Lots of local residents who know it go...More

1  Thank wanita01
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Had a lovely Sunday walk with my husband. Really peaceful and in a nice location. It is just a shame that people drop their rubbish around the place.

1  Thank Tara V
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We have been walking here for over thirty years with our pets. I can honestly say it is wonderful. You can park. If you are a runner or looking to get fit., the path is excellent. If you are into ornithology you will see some...More

2  Thank Netteflondon
Reviewed 18 October 2016

great place to visit, lots to see, boating etc and nature walks. a must visit place especially for locals

2  Thank Francis H
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