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A pleasant walk

With 3 reservoirs, you can walk around one, two or all three. There are 2 car parks that charge... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
woodhatch
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Tranquil

Its a regular walk for us. Always kept well. Very relaxing. You can walk one or all three dams. It... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2019
paul2bms
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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The historic Linacre Reservoirs provide the perfect setting for a quiet, relaxing day out. A network of trails and footpaths crisscross the valley. Visitors can explore ancient beech and oak woodlands or follow the course of the Holme Brook as it...more
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Linacre Reservoirs Woodnook Lane | Cutthorpe, Chesterfield S42 7JW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With 3 reservoirs, you can walk around one, two or all three. There are 2 car parks that charge through a pay machine but they haven't worked ever since I've been visiting. Walkways are dry at the moment but beware if it rains. Some areas...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank woodhatch
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Its a regular walk for us. Always kept well. Very relaxing. You can walk one or all three dams. It wants 100 words don't see why?

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank paul2bms
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Lovely walks and bridle paths over a large area of protected woods and reservoirs, great for animals and their owners

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank epickering52
Reviewed July 2, 2019

A lovely place to visit and walk the dogs, you can choose how far you want to walk whether it’s just round one reservoir or all of them. The one downfall is it is a narrow access from the main road and if busy you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

A lovely place for a quiet walk with good views of the reservoir. Nothing else there, no cafe of anything. Well there is an ice cram van.... but if you just want some exercise with scenery this is your place.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 23, 2019

One of the best local walks around. Autumn is the best time for sceenary. Plenty of free car parking

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank arthur w
Reviewed June 22, 2019

this is a good lace for walking ihave been going since iwas about 8 and no go with my grandchildren and they love it

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

Been coming here years, love this place, not far from Chesterfield. My dog used to love this place splashing in and out of the streams. Lots of young birds around the higher reservoir running across the paths so pays to heed advice of keeping dogs...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Rachel D
Reviewed May 28, 2019

Lovely circular walk that took about 75 mins or so with our 2 dogs...we went on a Tuesday lunchtime and found the place extremely quiet and it felt like we almost had the place to ourselves....the walks are easy and the scenery is really beautiful...will...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019

The area is very well kept with good clear signage for navigating different walks around the area. The bluebells and wild garlic was in abundance when we visited. Good parking in 3 different areas, but al parking has to be paid for - however it...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Steve D
August 20, 2019|
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Response from Tom277 | Reviewed this property |
About an hour comfortably
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Jennifer H
June 23, 2019|
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Response from gmoklo | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jennifer...I also had the same problem with the sat nav...the best way is to postcode the nearby pub The Peacock at Cutthorpe S42 7AS and if approaching from Sheffield it’s about half a mile or so past on the left and is... More
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bobbles70
September 12, 2018|
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Response from rosietimps | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don’t know the answer to your question but sure if you contacted the authority they would let you know. I don’t have a dog so not been an issue for me. Hope you manage to find out.
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