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It's only a young park

The park itself is only a few years old so everything is fairly young, it's got limited parking but... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2018
Washington, United Kingdom
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walk with grandchildren

Ideal for a brisk walk plenty of paved areas as well as non paved areas we came invia carpark which... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
mrs m t
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12 Nov 2018
“It's only a young park”
6 Nov 2017
“walk out with the children ”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Houghton Le String, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 6DE, England
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Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

The park itself is only a few years old so everything is fairly young, it's got limited parking but a few different entrances Walks are fairly good with a virility of path types from smooth Raman to gravel to wildlife tracks though the trees, maybe...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank artherdaily
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

a nice open park for walks and bike rides. various walks around the park. ideal for dog walkers. in the summer you can feed the ducks and swans

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank lorretta123
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Lots of car parking at both ends of the park.Gooď clean footpaths well sign posted. Very pleasant easy to walk round park. Varried wild life with some nice veiws.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Allan R
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Ideal for a brisk walk plenty of paved areas as well as non paved areas we came invia carpark which is small. A map at the parking area would be helpful we found one in the centre of the park. The wildlife area was interesting

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank mrs m t
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Good small walk on new estate being developed in local park. Excellent for short walk or run in this locality.

Date of experience: June 2017
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Myself, my 13 year old son and my 9 year old daughter cycle here quite often. It has a loverly stretch of cycle paths and walk ways. The lakes are great and have some wild life on them. We often take bread to feed the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank oocher1979
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Lovely walks around the park. Different colour arrows take you on different routes. You can never get bored.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank manzanera54
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a fairly new park trees are just taking hold as it has only been open a short time walks around site give views of the local Mining history by way of metal works this was the site of Lambton Cokeing plant. Wildlife is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank John S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

As I live close by Elba park, we often as a family of 5, go for a walk around Elba Park and fees the ducks and also it allows the children to ride their bikes where there are no roads. The scenery is beautiful and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This park has so much potential but its been sadly neglected. All you will see here are dog walkers, grass often over grown and dry. little beck that is filthy dirty. dont waste your time going out your way to visit here.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 80nat
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Eileen F
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Response from alamb59 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i have no idea, i don't live I the immediate area