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Autumnal Walk

Have known about Pickering Pasture for many years but have never been until Saturday pleasant walks... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Ideal area to get fit

Very good area to walk mixture of tarmac paths & gravel walk. Green areas left to wild flowers... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
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Mersey View Road, Widnes WA8 8LP, England
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Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Drove from Speke 2 miles .parked up walked around a bit lots of dogs off their leads.this is just a doggy park.could see runcorn bridge and area clean- Wouldn't come here in winter months .bit dark and off the beaten track.nothing to rave about i...More

Thank paul s
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Relatively attractive meadowland with an unfortunately unattractive view across the river to industrial landscape. A lot of rubbish and debris washing up on the banks at high tide. Ok for walking the dog but rather depressing in general. Slightly better in late spring and summer...More

Thank paul t
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Have known about Pickering Pasture for many years but have never been until Saturday pleasant walks on Tarmac paths or over girls and along the river Mersey industrial views but worth the views for all bird life and fauna and flora possible to walk further...More

Thank Droftel
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very good area to walk mixture of tarmac paths & gravel walk. Green areas left to wild flowers river views & wild life. Good parking & at weekend there is a pop up cafe.

Thank aliwin
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Lovely place for a walk close by the river. Watch out for the dog poo as there was quite a bit around which was disappointing. Good views across the Mersey.

Thank 2014Jandy
Reviewed 24 August 2016

A peaceful riverside meadow and walking area by the River Mersey, in Halebank, Widnes. Lots of birds, great views and run by volunteers, with support from Halton Council landscape maintainence.

Thank fred941
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Get rid of the Dog Poo, be so much nicer xx the smell after a light rain is horrendous...... be nice to have a coffee shop there too, no where for refreshments xx

2  Thank Beverley T
Reviewed 13 August 2016

As the name suggests, this is a pasture.... just a pasture. Provides a pleasant walk on a summers afternoon if you've run out of other things to do but you know you need to get out somewhere. Best visited late spring or early summer when...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This can be a lovely place if the wind is blowing the right way, lots of wildlife and some nice walks as well as a bird hide. The only negative which puts me off visiting is the putrid stench that comes from the old granox...More

2  Thank KEVIN025
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Stunning area enjoyed a bike ride here one Sunday morning with friends!! Nice to walk around with good views along the river Mersey! Was disappointed that the cafe wasn't open and on checking the information board it gave a vague insight into opening "open roughly...More

1  Thank Sarah W
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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
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Response from 624suzanne | Reviewed this property |
sorry-don't know if this is true.