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Danby Wood

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A great little secret

Danny wood is a great little area close to the city that many people don't know is there, it's... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2016
Nigel C
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Wow

What a blast from the past. Me and my friends used to be here all the time when I went to the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
terrryyy
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2 Apr 2017
“Short walks”
26 Dec 2016
“A great little secret”
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Good for a short walk. There is a car park and map, but the route isn't that clear once you are on the path. Very steep in places.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Erin W
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Danny wood is a great little area close to the city that many people don't know is there, it's history goes back hundreds of years and there are many things hid below the surface! Sham the grubby golf club next door get away with dumping...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

What a blast from the past. Me and my friends used to be here all the time when I went to the hewett school. Forgot about this place and all the fun we had, may have to make a visit to show my kids

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank terrryyy
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Just across the road from the Holiday Inn. Unless you are curious to wander down Marston Road you might never spot this. The noticeboard says that in 1900s it was a chalk quarry and you can still see the workings in between the several footpaths...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Danby Wood is big with great for a dogs and kids to explore,tweeting birds and squirrels up tress.The marsh further down,is HUDGE! lots to see like cows,horses and birds a plenty!Very good views of fields nd you can see miles on clear day.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Martin W
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Being in Norwich there tends to be some littering and broken glass at times unfortunately, hence why less suitable for very young children. Until this month there was also several exposed rusty oil barrels containing quite a bit of oil. Overall though this is a...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Lorraine D
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Great exploring fun in the woods and a brilliant park.lots of bits to run around and explore up hills and mess about

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Jack B
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Great park for the children to play in. Cutting through the wood you can get to Eaton Marshes and go for a walk along the river. In the middle of the countryside yet a stone's throw from the A140!!

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Akseligallen
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Jane K
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Response from Nigel C | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, depending on your ability there are simple paths through or more advanced slopes, also Marston marsh just the other side of marsdon lane
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norbrian
22 December 2014|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
As some say "it depends where you start from"! If you head towards Harford Bridge from Norwich on the Ipswich Road; get off at the stop just after the railway bridge (which is after the Holiday Inn on the right) and walk... More
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