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Burrs Activity Centre

Address: Woodhill Road, Bury BL8 1DA, England
Phone Number: 0161 764 9649
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Ranked #8 of 8 Attractions in Bury
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Mon - Fri 9:15 am - 5:15 pm

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Bury
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

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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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The Activity Centre has lots of activities and is great for a birthday party for children and adults of all ages. Set in a beautiful country park which itself is worth the visit, the activity centre caters fro all tastes. The Country park is free and the Brown Cow is ideal for lunch or tea and will serve tea and... More 

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4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I love Burrs with it being a local spot it's perfect for cycling, walking and taking the dog. Lots of areas to wander through, see the east lancs train pass by, activities for schools and often events on in the main field. Picnic benches are about, though not as many as once was. The walk from Burrs past the weir... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

grandson scared of dogs didn't know so many would be there dog poop just left laying around and dogs without leads on

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Bury, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I have known the Burrs Country Park since I was born and raised just down the road. My husband and I often visit for a walk, spotting kingfishers and to enjoy the scenery. My only complaint is that, unlike other country parks, there are no toilet facilities whatsoever. Even when the Activity Centre itself is open, you are not allowed... More 

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herefordshire
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

This is our second stay at Burrs country park! Lovely park, lots of walks and along side the caravan park runs the East Lancs Railway, great for steam train enthusiasts. There are children's activities, I presume more so in the summer but the kids were canoeing. The Brown cow pub at the entrance is a bonus for the dark evenings!... More 

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England
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85 reviews 85 reviews
19 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Went for lunch with a friend on Friday 23 August 2013. I had the 'luxury steak and kidney pudding' - it was anything but luxury. It was virtually all suet and no meat. It was awful. My friend had 'traditional fish and chips'. It was terrible. The fish (Cod?) was grey and mushy, inside under cooked batter. We didn't eat... More 

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Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
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12 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

We took our caravan to Burrs Country Park C/C site. We thought it was lovely and can't believe we are only just over an hr away and yet not visited before. It is right along the side of the East Lancs railway line. Steam trains run from Bury station, and on some trips you can book a meal (lunch or... More 

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Rochdale, Lancs, UK
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40 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

Visited Burrs Activity Centre as part of a team building day in a group of 10. Well organised morning activities including archery and a number of problem solving activities within the centre. Wasn't the best weather but well organised by Jason (I think) and encouraged all the team to participate. Very enjoyable and a shame we only had a morning... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Went with family and was not paying so did not say anything 23/09/2012, the sever brought dirty place mats, lots of died flies on windows, not a clean knife and fork to be seen, I had toad in the hole, lumpy mash and im sure adsas own cheap sausages It was awful. We also found the worst thing of all,... More 

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