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Burrs Activity Centre

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Address: Woodhill Road, Bury BL8 1DA, England
Phone Number: 0161 764 9649
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Lovely place but room for improvement

My first visit and what a lovely place to walk around and enjoy somewhere unspoilt. We had a pleasant walk around the park and my grandson enjoyed riding his bike, feeding the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

My first visit and what a lovely place to walk around and enjoy somewhere unspoilt. We had a pleasant walk around the park and my grandson enjoyed riding his bike, feeding the ducks and having a picnic, picnic benches available. A little disappointed at the lack of public toilets and though the little cafe was open, it had a very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Had a lovely walk round Burrs with family and my 20 month old daughter. It's a beautiful country park and very clean. It's also nice to read the information points and learn what used to be there in the past. Lovely place, can't believe it's almost on my doorstep and I have never been before. Will return soon!

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manchester uk
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13 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Walked to Burrs Country Park during first week of June. On arrival there were a group of kids having a go at the climbing wall. Went into the activity centre - the café was closed. The portable toilets were closed. The pub was OK, we wanted to go there anyway and it was full of notices about toilets being for... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This is the first visit to Burrs and I was pleasently surprised. We went to the Lost Carnival. This was a very popular event and was busy. The organisation was impressive. We were marshalled into the cordoned off parking. Then walked down to the show. Arrived at 17:00 and stayed until around 21:45. The whole thing was ℅-ordinated to perfection... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Took our Brownies there for the climbing wall. They had a fantastic time & the staff were excellent. One very nervous Brownie was encouraged to go part-way up the wall & that, in itself, was a very special moment!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Burr Park Caravan and Camping site is excellent for 3 nights to explore the park to see how other people lived ,when It was a mill with cobble stones ,and they would have clogs on their feet, the river would have had a water wheel to the big mill that was there and The Brown Cow Pub ,that had been... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Such a nice little spot hidden away in the bury countryside! Will be a Back to explore more! Worth a visit for a little stroll.

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Bury lancashire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

nice walk especially if you have dogs, cafe only open during school holidays nice pub the brown cow food not brilliant but nice for a drink on a summer day,

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

They provide an excellent day of challenge and activity for children. We took 45 year 5 children who all had a marvellous day that was filled with challenge, fun and adventure. Staff were friendly, helpful, enthusiastic and knowledgable.

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Bury
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

It's great that Bury provides a taste of the outdoors with a water activity centre and nature trail - unfortunately Bury residents see it as fantastic facility for dogs and as a result other visitors find themselves playing hopscotch as they skip over the random piles of dog poop that litter the whole park. Walking in both grass and on... More 

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