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Plessey Woods Country Park

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Free family day out

We spent 2 hours (but could have stayed longer) walking round and exploring plessey. 9 year old... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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The weather was scorching so was nice to get a walk in the shade through the woods here with the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Visitors Centre Shields Road | Plessey, Bedlington NE22 6AN, England
+44 1670 824793
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 2 hours (but could have stayed longer) walking round and exploring plessey. 9 year old loved discovering tree carvings etc and dog loved exploring too. Great free family day out with cafe and toilet facilities.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The weather was scorching so was nice to get a walk in the shade through the woods here with the pooch, would be good for kids too. It was busy up by the car park but once into the walks and woodland it was a...More

1  Thank BetS96
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I often visit plessey woods and take my sons dog. There are various walks that are clearly sign posted. Sadly the local council have decided to reinstate parking charges for a stay of over an hour hopefully this doesn’t deter visitors

3  Thank Gary D
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A nice walk by the river for a good while all the way up the river pass the viaduct a wonderful lovely peaceful walk

2  Thank brianturner195062
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We visited with the dog today and enjoyed a walk though the woods. Loved the wood sculptures and wild garlic. Shame on the people who had peft a dog shut in the car. Was there when we arrived and still there 90 minutes later when...More

2  Thank Mikki H
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Great place for kids and adults to visit. Lots to do for children. They have a wood owl and plessy woods sign at the entrance. They also have a drum set and seat, naughts and crosses game and a small park for children. It's a...More

1  Thank Rachael Y
Reviewed 29 April 2018

The tracks are well signed so you cant get lost; and the woodland is lovely at the moment, full of wild flowers.

Thank john e
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Good all round place for dog walkers...families...ramblers. Nice cafe for cuppa at end of walk too. Car park was very busy though and we just managed to get in space as someone left. This was sunny winters day would expect it to be even busier...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely place for a walk, dog friendly with ample car park and toilet facilties on site. Even on a wet, muddy day this is a beautiful place to walk and we will certainly return to this hidden treasure !

2  Thank AlcalaGirl2013
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We have been to visit Plessey in a number of occasions to walk our dog. We always come with the family and is a very pleasant place for a peaceful walk with some nice trails along by the river. Always a nice place to come...More

1  Thank Jamie C
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17 April 2018|
Response from Jamie C | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe you can. Last time I visited there were some designated bbq areas so you should be fine.