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Great for a good walk and other bits.

To walk around the lake is 1.3 miles, ish. Mostly level with some small undulations. The track is... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Could be better

Great place for a stroll . Theres even a walkway to nearby Sandal Castle . There is a charge for... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2018
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Asdale Road | off Denby Dale Road, Wakefield WF2 7EQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I haven’t been to Pugneys in over a year. I was pleasantly surprised to see the addition of the kids play park and all the new exercise stuff around the lake. This made our dog walk with kids more enjoyable as we did a challenge,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely walk around, not too far from my house, lovely during spring and summer, good if your a dog walker.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called st the shop to get take away coffee and the service was quick and with a smile, it was cold and misty although still lovely. It a beautiful place to go for a stroll with lots of wildlife to see. Plus if you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 15 January 2019

To walk around the lake is 1.3 miles, ish. Mostly level with some small undulations. The track is unmade but is a fine compacted material but a little too much for a wheel chair. There are kids swings and slides along with canoeing etc. At...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mucker308
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

We come to Pugneys pretty often or rather when we get a spot to park. On the nice day, weekend or bank holiday it’s rammed. Which is a good sign as it’s a popular place for the families. Cafe serves food and drinks and is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 January 2019

It is a nice walk around the lake, if your dog gets muddy there is a washing station with warm water where you can swill it down at a cost of 50p, you will need to take your own towel to dry the dog. Don't...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jean L
Reviewed 3 January 2019

This is a country park? Well what a shock......... you have to pay to park!!!!! its a park, its not got a lot of stuff that looks to need maintaining or looking after............ there is a cafe that charge a bit more for cafe type...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 705philipf
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

We often come here for a walk round the lake. However today the parking machines were not taking coins and, although the train was running, there was no access to any toilets nor was the cafe open. I know it is a Bank Holiday but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Great place for a stroll . Theres even a walkway to nearby Sandal Castle . There is a charge for parking pay and display which was reasonable Also an activity area for kids which works Needs some more updating such as the addition of a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

I sailed there every week for five years, but last year the council cut funding to it. Completely dead now, really disappointing. There used to be a really vibrant community and it was sad watching it die. I hope an investor buys this centre and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Paul C
17 July 2018|
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Response from Cerrianne E | Reviewed this property |
You would be best to phone their office to explore the water sports
Norman D
11 July 2018|
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Response from NigelG351 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies, a month too late. I would say that it is wheelchair friendly if you have a helper. If it’s a motorised chair, I would suggest you have someone with you.
Liga F
8 July 2018|
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Response from Cerrianne E | Reviewed this property |
No people can’t swim there