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Castle Semple Country Park

Lochlip Road | Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, Lochwinnoch, Scotland
+44 1505 842882
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Lovely dog walk

Have visited before and walked along loch front. Found walk through woods yesterday which was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ejcunninghame
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely scenery

Can get soft drinks and tea,coffee etc but limited food choice and sandwiches run out early Walks... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
fabianpippinKent
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Margate, United Kingdom
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Welcome to the Castle Semple Visitor Centre and County Park listing. Please note this site one of several within the larger Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park. Castle Semple is located in Lochwinnoch Renfrewshire next to National Cycle Route 7 and just a short walk from Lochwinnoch Train Station. The Centre has a cafe and gift shop, provides free parking and entry as well as lots to do with great water, walks and wildlife. There is a Ranger Service who provide family friendly events and volunteer programmes throughout the year. There is also a highly qualified Outdoor Activity team with Instructors to guide you or your group through the techniques involved in sailing, kayaking, canoeing, powerboating, archery and loads more! The Centre is also fully equipped to be accessible to all, registered as Scotlands first Centre of Excellence for disability sailing in 2012.
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“coffee shop” (4 reviews)
“cycle path” (3 reviews)
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Lochlip Road | Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, Lochwinnoch, Scotland
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+44 1505 842882
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"well worth a visit"
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"coffee shop"
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"cycle path"
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"sunny day"
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"collegiate church"
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"lovely place"
in 4 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 3 reviews
"watch the world"
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"lovely park"
in 2 reviews
"wide range of activities"
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"swans and ducks"
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"great location"
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"sailing club"
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"all ages"
in 3 reviews
"stunning views"
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"sandwiches"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited before and walked along loch front. Found walk through woods yesterday which was beautiful. Great for dog walking also very good cycle paths. Will visit again.

Thank ejcunninghame
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Can get soft drinks and tea,coffee etc but limited food choice and sandwiches run out early Walks are just ok for push chairs but quite muddy. Lots of dog walkers

Thank fabianpippinKent
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

Good wide range of activities and walks around the loch and surrounding areas. Hot drinks and snacks available along with good toilet facilities.

Thank Salmo01
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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to walk, cycle or just sit. Lots of wildlife and paths for all levels of mobility. Only down side is coffee shop staff to lazy to make americano and serving instant/filter instead.

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

This is a great park with plenty of walking trails and a number of historic buildings. We climbed up to the temple and the views are terrific. The collegiate church is well worth visiting to see the old tombs and the architecture. The visitor centre...More

Thank susanwalsh
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Lovely place to visit,loads of different walks & different distances,if your up for over 8 miles do the Semple Trail,good walk & some stunning views.

Thank niclouemmScotland
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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Hi I'm Sam a 4yr old Sproodle and this is where I live. It's great fun here. Mummy and daddy bring me here at least once a day..there are always swans and ducks wandering around so I have to stay on my lead at the...More

Thank SproodleSAM
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

what a lovely place.. so beautiful.. boats and bikes there to hire... and it is truly lovely.. well worth a visit just for the walks.. relaxing and reviving way to recharge your batteries.. saw dragonflies and a myriad of wild fowl.. just lovelyMore

Thank Dana Noelle Y
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CMRPManagement, Public Relations Manager at Castle Semple Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2017

We're so pleased you enjoyed your relaxing visit to Castle Semple Country Park. Walks are open every day but please note there are no boats available for hire, only bikes. Bike Hire is provided by RTCycles.co.uk, they are also on FB or can be contacted...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Wide range of activities and walks. Lovely surroundings. Snacks available. Great place to visit especially on a good day!

Thank RP-HebdenBridge
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Reviewed June 23, 2017

nice park we stopped off on our way elsewhere but would love to visit it again nice scenery and good facilities.

Thank CatieCFulwood
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