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Still the family favourite

We have accessed the woods on average twice per week for the last eight years. We have gone from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Consistently pleasant no matter what the weather

We come here most times we come to Sheffield to visit our son. Yes it can get busy especially with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have accessed the woods on average twice per week for the last eight years. We have gone from building dens in the woods, to dog walks, to angst ridden teenage breaks from exam revision. Still the only place the kids want to come with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ianf911
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come here most times we come to Sheffield to visit our son. Yes it can get busy especially with dog walkers (we don't have a dog) but there is a good atmosphere and people are on the whole respectful of everyone's space. There are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank goasIplease
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A huge forest with well indicated walking paths for the local recreational needs of the nearby city inhabitants, absolutely free of charge.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jan S
Reviewed 29 January 2019

Interesting nature trails of varying lengths for all ages. Upkeep slightly lacking, although nothing major. Set in a scenic area of Sheffield.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cats4444
Reviewed 20 January 2019

I visit the woods quite often, there is lots of space and is accessible by car and foot. There is a cafe nearby.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hrmel_
Reviewed 16 December 2018

Lovely walks through the wood, especially in Autumn. Trails are very well marked and easily accessible. Coffee and cake in the cafe afterwards is a real treat.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Maggie M
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Love walking here and recently had a mini walk around a section followed by a very nice toasty at the cafe. Definitely worth a visit!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank StevenCotton
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Ancient woods less than 3 miles from city centre. Vast area of deciduous trees. Great for families with children. Wood working centre to visit plus Abbeydale Victorian water powered factory nearby. Model train rides in the summer at weekends.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We went for a walk with our relatives on a rainy Sunday in August. Our companions knew of the cafe and took us there. It was a great little stop - good coffee, plenty of room to sit inside and a lovely view out of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RandM30
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We like to wander in here and not pay much attention to the map, just mill around and see what we find. The second time we went here we happened upon the woodland centre and cafe, so that was a lovely surprise! The only drawback...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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