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Moses Gate Country Park

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Lovely Park-that is well visited.

A very special park- for the enjoyent of so many different types of people. For walls- sitting... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
JaquelineW
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Lovely park to take the dog

This park is great for taking your dog for a walk. It has 3 lodges , which has Swans, geese and... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
annsJ7273GF
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Rock Hall Visitor Centre | Hall Lane, Farnworth, Bolton BL4 3DN, England
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Moses Gate Country Park is a 750 acre site situated at Moses Gate 3 miles south of Bolton town centre is a Local Nature Reserve. We like to go as often as we can just to walk the dog and feed ducks and swans. They...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

A very special park- for the enjoyent of so many different types of people. For walls- sitting- feeding the ducks etc It would so benefit though by providing a little stopping point for drinks- tea- coffee etc. Which would benefit so many people that use...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

This park is great for taking your dog for a walk. It has 3 lodges , which has Swans, geese and ducks swimming in the water. We've even spotted a heron or two ! It has lots of other paths you can follow. It also...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

There are a number of parks around in Bolton. Moses Gate is a natural park. Great for walking . However I couldn't find a cafe but did find toilets. And close to the reservoir

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed December 9, 2018

i live just a few miles away form this park and highly recommend it. Its been left neglected by Bolton Council for many years now but is a really lovely little gem for the birdlover. Many wildfowl winter here and it has a resident populations...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SimmoKen
Reviewed November 13, 2018

No place nicer than Moses Gate on a sunny afternoon. Does not get too bust and a great place to cycle in a safe environment.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Slavnist
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

A nice walk here plenty of wildlife and a lively walk in a sunny Day and plenty of fresh air worth a walk round

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Q1816GRstever
Reviewed October 15, 2018

This is a good place to visit, especially for us with my elderley father. We can park by the water and he can walk on level paths for as long as he is able. The water is teeming with birdlife and there is always plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FerretLancashire
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Too close for comfort to the gypsy camp just across the road. The scumbags threatened me and threw stuff at my car. Four men against 1 woman - Lowlife scrotes! The police do nothing, it’s like the Wild West there. Avoid.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wino1970
Reviewed October 7, 2018

plenty of parking, good for walks. children play area. Picnic areas. went on a hot sunny day and appreciated the ice cream van.

Date of experience: May 2018
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SWLEE
July 3, 2018|
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Response from Fiskypoo | Reviewed this property |
There is fishing allowed on nearby canal.
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charlotte s
June 2, 2018|
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Response from paulsheridan2018 | Reviewed this property |
Further to the reply about copious wildfowl droppings i'd add that thats the situation around the ponds and there are plenty of similarly fine wide paths into and through the woods and up to the cemetery or across the river... More
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February 20, 2018|
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Response from paulsheridan2018 | Reviewed this property |
There's a road just uphill from the park that is a dead end and importantly it borders the park itself but wide enough for easy parking by large and high vehicles as it has the odd industrial premises on it and even a snack... More
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