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Dovestone Resevoir

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Nice walk fantastic for dogs walks just a bit colder now but still a lovely walk bad points got to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
deani950
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Oldham, United Kingdom
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Beauty of nature

Dovestone reservoir is truly picturest. We watched sailing boats which was a treat from the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
A3303XQpaulh
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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“sailing club”(8 reviews)
“peak district”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice walk fantastic for dogs walks just a bit colder now but still a lovely walk bad points got to pay for parking and the this time of year bogs are closed which is a bit bad if you need to go was a lot...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank deani950
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Dovestone reservoir is truly picturest. We watched sailing boats which was a treat from the sailing club. There is a walking route around the waters but that was too far for me. Lots of people where out with dogs. We sat on the benches next...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place to take a picnic and spend a few hours walking round. There's a good car park where you pay a small fee, can't remember how much. There is also a small sandy beach! Yes a beach! If you need a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Keith R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dovestone is a really lovely place for a quiet walk. Can get busy at weekends but there is plenty of room for everyone.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AnneW4
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant for a nice walk around the resouvour and hills lovely family friendly love this place ....

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Martin R
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Beautiful place even though the weather wasn't brilliant. Had a good 2 1/2 hours here and could have spent longer if we were more prepared. We arrived quite early and parked easily, however, when we were leaving the car park was very busy with people...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank joannehS3015FJ
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Just love walking around this place at any time of the year. Great place to take dogs to but please keep dogs that chase sheep on the leash. I have a very special loved one up there under a memory tree so this place is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank M2692OMsheilaw
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Great place to walk dogs there is sheep up there so dogs on leads preferred, great views and good walk around the reservoir, parking available

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank lee f
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Breathtaking views, you could be in another country. Great walks, changing skyline, mist and sunshine, the roar of water and hills galore. Natural beauty at its best on the doorstep to Manchester. Saddleworth and the Peak District offer landscape you can’t find in the flat...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Took the grandkids and had a great time we found this was pushchair friendly as well as dog friendly as long as pets are kept on leads, we can't wait to visit again

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Carol H
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