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Ecclesall Woods

Access from Abbey Lane/Cow Lane/Abbeydale Road, Sheffield S8 OBJ, England
+44 114 221 1900
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Such a tranquil place to have on your door step

This wood is a place I love to come walking with my dogs, always meet friendly people to stop and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarahmoo1
via mobile
Lovely to go for a stroll

Lovely to go for a stroll. Great, well kept, family friendly woods, many people walking with their... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2018
melissa o
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Access from Abbey Lane/Cow Lane/Abbeydale Road, Sheffield S8 OBJ, England
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+44 114 221 1900
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"ancient woodland"
in 9 reviews
"bird sanctuary"
in 6 reviews
"marked paths"
in 5 reviews
"abbeydale road"
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"different routes"
in 2 reviews
"flora and fauna"
in 3 reviews
"information centre"
in 2 reviews
"dog walk"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful walk"
in 3 reviews
"round walk"
in 4 reviews
"toasties"
in 2 reviews
"information boards"
in 2 reviews
"lovely cafe"
in 2 reviews
"city centre"
in 5 reviews
"cake"
in 2 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
"car park"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This wood is a place I love to come walking with my dogs, always meet friendly people to stop and chat (mainly neighbours) but I love how peaceful this place is. I know most of the walks around the wood and love to see them...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2018

Lovely to go for a stroll. Great, well kept, family friendly woods, many people walking with their dogs (I've only seen well behaved ones)

Thank melissa o
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

My family and I quite often visit the woods to have a walk through the woods. We have been there in all weathers - snow, rain and sun, and always enjoy being there. It is interesting to read the signs which tell you a little...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Nice visitors centre and some parking. Good marked pathways so you can do a short or long walk. Lots to see, full of wildlife and bluebells. Very interesting history, well worth a visit.

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Reviewed May 23, 2018

Fantastic bluebells under the woods. Really fantastic feeling to see them. Nice walk with friends or with kids or dogs.

Thank jbkuranus
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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Visited today with 4 young children. We had a great day. There were lots of activities, stalls selling things and hot food. The woods are beautiful and an absolute hidden gem. We were so impressed with the efforts of rangers and other staff we joined...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Discovering Sheffields woodlands changed my view of the city many years ago. Ecclesall woods remain a favourite. The woods are large enough for you to find solitude but with well marked paths. The woods this month are full of Bluebells and an ever growing verdant...More

Thank Jon b
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Well worth a visit for a short or lengthy walk, with a variey of birds, bluebells in season, attractive stream/small river and well-marked paths

Thank M W
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

A delightful place with well-marked paths, friendly faces and free amenities. Parking is available either on the road or in their free car park. Several accesses are available for walkers, all clearly signposted with the toad name destination. This was a great choice for our...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

I attended the introduction to Blacksmithing day-long course. Fay was the organiser - very welcoming and professional. David and Iain were the course tutors - knowledgeable, skilled, plainly experienced, inspirational, relaxed, humourous, patient and approachable. Two items made at a relaxed pace. This course is...More

Thank Nick B
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