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Ecclesall Woods

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Address: Access from Abbey Lane/Cow Lane/Abbeydale Road, Sheffield S8 OBJ, England
Phone Number: 44-114-221-1900
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Nice place to walk with young children with plenty of signposting to guide the way and easy to park.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
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Eyam, United Kingdom
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Eyam, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Nice place to walk with young children with plenty of signposting to guide the way and easy to park.

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Sheffield,UK
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Great for dogs. Fab woodland café. Coffee is gorgeous. we come here a lot. It's easy to get lost so you need to refer to the signs.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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14 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

A great place to visit with kids and dogs, with various pathways. You can click some beautiful photographs. It is quite far from the city center, but definitely worth a visit, if you are a nature lover.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Don't be put off by the negative comment! This is a small outdoor cafe which offers a great service for the size of its premises. The drinks are excellent. Loose tea particularly good and sometimes comes with lovely China cups. An excellent latte and soya milk is always available. The small choice off sandwiches is impressive. The best hummus and... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Good for 2 to 3 mile walks with other dog walkers around. Lovely woodland good for all weathers with clear defined pathways. Go once a week.

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

friendly people,Beautiful in summer when all the bluebells are out ,take some good photos ,visit the bird sanctuary and the old wood burners grave ,

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Went today for a walk with my husband was a really nice walk. Well signed with different walking trails. A lot of dogs which are not on leashes which could be a problem with those who aren't comfortable around dogs.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Ecclesall woods are a great oasis of calm in the city. Just off abbey dale road they are easily accessible from the west side of town and you don't have to go very far in to feel a long way from the roads and the city. There are several well marked paths and bridle ways, plus lots of minor paths... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Plenty of nice little walks in a great location. If toylike squirrels this is the place for you! Enjoyed the walk, looks good for dogs as well

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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234 reviews 234 reviews
74 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

I love running/walking through the woods here. It provides a great escape from the chaos of the city and gives you a sense of adventure! Be sure to wear boots you're prepared to get muddy!

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