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Banks of the Mersey

Great place for cycling walking for all the family. Nice to walk your dog wildlife on the river... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Peter G
Widnes, United Kingdom
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Great walk

Great walk with nice views. I often come here to walk the dog. You can walk along a stretch of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Widnes, United Kingdom
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Mersey View Road, Widnes WA8 8LP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place for cycling walking for all the family. Nice to walk your dog wildlife on the river lovely visitors centre is good.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great walk with nice views. I often come here to walk the dog. You can walk along a stretch of the River Mersey that’s on the flight path to the nearby airport, fantastic watching the incoming planes.

Thank Ryowidnes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice place for a walk and plenty to see. A little out of the way but well worth the effort as you can see the Runcorn Bridge and the aircraft flying into to Liverpool airport.

Thank peter W
Reviewed 25 June 2018

pickerings pasture is a beauty spot created out of a council refuse waste site,, its maintained by volunteers you can see wild flower meadows or just relax in the sun and enjoy

Thank Stanley C
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I've been coming her since I was a young child when my granddad would take me along for a walk. This area used to be a council tip IIRC a certainly I remember it being overgrown & a little scary. In the 80's there was...More

Thank tiberius m
Reviewed 28 May 2018

There's free car parking and a cafe that opens about lunch time on a Sunday. (Not to sure whether it opens any other days) Nature reserve and good views looking across the Mersey, might be handy to take binoculars and camera. Walking area for taking...More

Thank Smado
Reviewed 14 May 2018

I did this wonderful walk the other day with my brother and my old dog in her pushchair! we got the 82A bus from Liverpool (rather a laborious ride), and got off to walk down Mersey View Road to Pickering Pastures. it was then a...More

Thank 624suzanne
Reviewed 4 January 2018

You drive down a little lane from the busy and largely industrial Halebank, following the signs to Pickerings Pasture. Have faith because after a short while the scene is transformed to a beautifully landscaped nature reserve with nice views over the river Mersey giving a...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

A good place to go for a walk along the Mersey and see some industrial and marine heritage of the Mersey

1  Thank David F
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, beautiful views what a pity it’s over run with dogs off there leads, my 4 year old son was chased by a dog and was hysterically screaming for it to go away, at this point his owner turned up to say you should...More

2  Thank lee r
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Response from Ryowidnes | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Open 7 days a week.
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Response from 624suzanne | Reviewed this property |
they go up very high. a friend refuses to go up them as 'she feels dizzy'! BUT I have heart problems and arthritis and I managed them o.k. by taking it slowly and having rests. it helps that the steps themselves aren't... More
Ramon C
9 July 2018|
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Response from 624suzanne | Reviewed this property |
sorry-don't know if this is true.