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Daneshill Lakes

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Wonderful walk. Fabulous views and great wildlife. Children loved exploring the woodlands and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
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Nice lake side walk

A very pleasant lake and surrounds with plenty of space to stretch your legs, It isn't to far to... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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“woodland”(2 reviews)
Minor road from Torworth to Lound, off the A638 north of Retford., Torworth, Retford, England
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Wonderful walk. Fabulous views and great wildlife. Children loved exploring the woodlands and watching the ducks on the lake.

Thank Claire1984H
Reviewed 11 June 2018

A very pleasant lake and surrounds with plenty of space to stretch your legs, It isn't to far to walk around the lake and should be achievable by nearly everybody. Keep a look out where the Canada geese are because when I was there a...More

Thank DannydNottingham
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Great place to dog walk always on the lead. Lots of different bird varieties too see. Free parking. Clean and seems safe.

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

The goods: Lovely walk round the lake, flat walking & mainly proper paths Easy walking with a pushchair (even in the pouring rain!) Free parking Lots of water birds to see, including swans Information boards about the Ordnance factory that the nature reserve was built...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to go to feed the ducks with the kids, walk the dogs, take in the beautiful scenery and relax!

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Lovely place for a great walk. With kids or just the dog. Lots of wildlife there to explore and not in the main stream areas

Thank Mick T
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

A Great Lake with lovely nature trails and ducks and swans on the lake with sailing boats to look at to!

Thank Road727872
Reviewed 17 June 2017

found by luck good safe of road parking pleasant walk around lakes on firm pathways which was a blessing as it had rained hard all-night several picnic tables dotted around plus benches

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We try get here twice a week for a walk. Loads of parking and very quiet and peaceful. Well laid out. Tracks contour lake and wildlife is abundant. Recommended.

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Daneshill Lakes is a former gravel extraction site now restored to create a nature reserve looked after by Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust. The gravel pits have been flooded to create lakes surrounded by willow woodland. You can walk round the lakes on a network of footpaths,...More

Thank DunelmArts
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