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Trough of Bowland

minor road from Lancaster towards Skipton, Lancaster, England
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when shall we meet again in thunder, lighting or rain?

Was taken to Lancaster on a short break with my parents. They went on and on about this place, how... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Alright pies

The customer service is okay. The pie is full of pastry and the mushy peas are a bit watery. It's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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minor road from Lancaster towards Skipton, Lancaster, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Was taken to Lancaster on a short break with my parents. They went on and on about this place, how attractive it is, numerous walks etc. So much so I'd put it (in head) par score with Stonehenge! - I personally think here is on...More

Thank forever-ill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The customer service is okay. The pie is full of pastry and the mushy peas are a bit watery. It's alright, I'd maybe come back again

Thank jenkinsso
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The views are simply put, breath taking and it is only a short drive away. We stopped by the Jubilee tower whilst we were there. There's a car park literally across the road, it does get busy but you can't be surprised with the spectacular...More

Thank Natasha G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once a royal hunting ground this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty lies some 30 miles south of the lake district and covers over 300 sq miles. The history of this moorland can be traced by over 3000 years, where it first became inhabited by our...More

Thank Russell H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is an area that time seems to have forgotten. Hares box in fields, sheep wander and pheasant and partridges scurry along the edge of the road. Beauty is in the eye to the beholder and many may not see this as beautiful countryside but...More

Thank Dillon101
Reviewed 17 May 2017

had a drive through lovely ceanery and when the weathe is lovely good to go and have a look long narrow roads but beautifull would do this drive again

Thank karen w
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Decided on the scenic route from LANCASTER to get back home. Not been through the trough for years and so glad to see it hasn't changed. A nice slow drive reveals spectacular scenery and a road with enough humps and bumps to keep an 11...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Such a joy to give 100% feedback for a outstanding piece of nature suitable for all the family and friends for walks,picnics, photography, or just sit in the sun and relaxing .. cant praise this location enough. You wont be disappointed!

Thank missylancs2017
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I love the Trough. I have walked, cycled and metered through its many moods and seasons. It is a fantastic place.

Thank John B
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We went up to Dunsop Bridge early in the morning. It was surprisingly sunny and warm. The walk up on the paved road was an easy one, despite the length. Saw some birds - my bird enthusiast friend was ecstatic! There is a gorgeous area...More

Thank plainwhitekebaya
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is there any hotels
30 August 2016|
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Response from Susan J | Reviewed this property |
Don't know of any hotels but may be a pub at Dunsop Bridge that does B&B
Ashley B
Where is it. When press location I don't think it is giving me the correct location. Thank you
3 August 2015|
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Response from medzPNE | Reviewed this property |
Follow the signs from junction 33/34 for Lancaster leisure park and instead of turning into the park head up the hill under the motorway bridge and keep on that road,within ten minutes you are in gods country!