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Excellent way to send a few hours enjoying nature

Came here as Collage Lake had limited access, and a very pleasant surprise. Cormorants, egrets... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
CDL111
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Banbury, United Kingdom
Wonderful place to walk around with or without your dog.

All 3 reservoirs offer different experiences. Go around them all or pick one and watch the... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Wildlife_traveller
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Tring, United Kingdom
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All reviews lovely walk bird life the grand union canal appropriate footwear bluebell cafe lovely place to visit bird hide enjoy nature nice pub anglers retreat bird watching peaceful place dog walking wendover aylesbury birds paths
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came here as Collage Lake had limited access, and a very pleasant surprise. Cormorants, egrets, snipe, common sandpiper, grey heron and many variety of ducks. A pair of binoculars and a book on British birds are very useful. We have been going regular for the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CDL111
Reviewed January 15, 2019

All 3 reservoirs offer different experiences. Go around them all or pick one and watch the wildlife. May be muddy so boots are recommended and for a break don't miss bluebells for a lovely bacon roll and a cup of tea.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wildlife_traveller
Reviewed January 13, 2019

We visited the reservoir at Wilstone. There is parking for about 20 cars just below and steps which lead up to the water side. There are a variety of birds which visit and of course species depends on the time of year so much activity...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hamish42
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

I went fishing here today and will not be going back. Firstly the rules on the website were not displayed at the site and after asking around we were told additional rules which seem to be made up by the full members and are unfair...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 13, 2018

This is a fantastic area for photographers and twitchers alike. Early morning and dusk is especially good. Also good for family walks as there are three pubs in the area and a tea room.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

these serve the grand union canal. excellent for walks and bird watching, sunsets and narrow boats cruising.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank robertford1956
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

A hidden gem. Great venue for beautiful canal side and reservoir walks. We chose the yellow walk of about six miles on a warm but blustery day. Lots of places of interest along the way to keep us going during the two hour walk. Also...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John_SBiggleswade
Reviewed August 20, 2018

An interesting place for walks, with lots going on...nice barges, with a nice pub the Junction Arms to stop off for a bit too eat and have a drink...dog and children friendly, and also Bluebells Café to have a meal, cake and a drink also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sue B
Reviewed August 16, 2018

A decent walk but water levels are very low and there was not much to look at this time around, extend the walk along the canal for a couple of decent pubs and heaps of carp.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nigel C
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Came here on a Sunday for a walk around the reservoir. We didn't even know this place was here, we only saw it by driving past. There's a nice little car park to park up but I expect this will be full on busy days...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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smgraham77
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Yes. Lots of dogs go for walks here.
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