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Ulley Reservoir Country Park

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Address: Near Whiston, Rotherham, England
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Lovely place to walk

Not far from Todwick. Cafe only open occasionally. Very pleasant flat walk around a reservoir and over a bridge. Seems to appeal to all ages.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well what a suprise, whilst visiting relatives, we were told we couldnt go home with out a visit to Ulley,, it is truly a beautiful place, it has two large lakes, with ducks and swans, we even saw sheep, theres a very imoressive spill way which was built after the floods, it doesnt have any amusements or rides, whch makes... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not far from Todwick. Cafe only open occasionally. Very pleasant flat walk around a reservoir and over a bridge. Seems to appeal to all ages.

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South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Excellent place for a walk with children and dogs. Never too busy. Plenty of parking. Toilet facilities are always clean

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Worksop, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

We did one of the Rotherham doorstep walks which started at Ulley Reservoir and went across to the village of Ulley. Good parking and well maintained paths by the reservoir, pleasant views. Good walk into Ulley. Cafe wasn't open when we went, a few people fishing

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Done this walk around the reservoir a few times with our group and it is always enjoyable will be doing it again next week.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

I am fortunate to live close to Ulley Country Park, as it's always worth a visit. There's a car park, which has been free for some months, as the ticket machine has been missing/ out of action, & handy toilets. Although there's not an abundance of wildlife, there' s an interesting selection of wildfowl, & we've seen swans, ducks, coots... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

My friends and I go for a walk every 3 weeks to walk our dogs due to work commitments it's something we enjoy doing. We have started to go round local hidden places and local parks. We came across Ulley and decided to go. It was a nice walk seeing the birds as well the dogs enjoying themselves. Overall a... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

We found out there was a new gecoaching walk around here. Although we live just a few miles away its a place we have never visited. the car park did take a bit of finding but it was worth it. There are some lovely sculptured benches, and our walk took us by the water, and then over fields into to... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

I've been here once last year. It was worth visiting as I saw a Heron that day sat on a boat. It is only a short walk. I thought I would have been able to walk a full circle around the lake but you can only walk on one side. The dogs were off the lead and then quite suddenly... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We took our grandaughter here. We walked around the reservoir which was very pleasant. It took about an hour. There were different birds to watch, we fed the ducks at the end of the walk. You can extend the walk through fields and into the village if you feel energetic. There is a cafe for a drink and bite to... More 

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