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Very good

I go regular great bird watching place especially in winter. Be live they going to build lots of... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
rodney c
Dog walking

Went to Pickerings Pasture to walk the dog, it's a lovely view across the Mersey, then to top it... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
clivebaines1
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Widnes, United Kingdom
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All reviews dog walkers spike island walking area nice place for a walk mersey view children playing nature reserve alongside the river paths birds hale bridge banks picnic cafe stroll benches
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

I go regular great bird watching place especially in winter. Be live they going to build lots of houses adjacent to pasture .so all this may be short lived another green belt gone..shame.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rodney c
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Went to Pickerings Pasture to walk the dog, it's a lovely view across the Mersey, then to top it off You can have a bite to eat in the cafe there and a hot cup of tea or coffee. The Staff at the cafe really...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank clivebaines1
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Nice little walk,lovely views of the estuary but was quite smelly in places,visitors centre wasn’t open on sunday

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 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.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peter G
Reviewed 28 August 2018 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.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ryowidnes
Reviewed 27 August 2018

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.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank peterw570
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

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: May 2018
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

Date of experience: May 2018
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Travel297015
16 September 2018|
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Response from Ryowidnes | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Open 7 days a week.
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Vivien K
28 July 2018|
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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
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Response from 624suzanne | Reviewed this property |
sorry-don't know if this is true.
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