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Maes-y-Pant / Marford Quarry

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🌲Forest of Adventure 🦋🐝🕷🌲

Have spent many happy hours exploring this excellent wooded area with our four young... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Wales, United Kingdom
lovely walk

Thus is a lovely place for a walk all year round. There is something for everyone from young to old... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Wrexham County, United Kingdom
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Pant Lane, Gresford, Wrexham, Wales
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

Have spent many happy hours exploring this excellent wooded area with our four young grandsons.They’ve had great adventures and love the gym area. A couple of smaller climbing frames here would be a boon, but we are always amazed by how many ‘tricks’ they achieve...More

5  Thank se262014
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Thus is a lovely place for a walk all year round. There is something for everyone from young to old ,dogs and kids. There are all ability paths level and smooth to wilder areas and the most magnificent wooden fort made from conifers felled to...More

1  Thank megsmum2018
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Maes-y-Pant has a set of three signposted paths if you want a walk of a certain length or difficulty. It also has a number of extra paths, a woodland gym with Instruction board, a children's play area and is used by both local walkers and...More

1  Thank Alison T
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Maes y Pant is a great area for a woodland walk. Children can ride their bikes through this area safely.

1  Thank vacationgirl58
Reviewed 29 April 2018

It has good paths to follow and good views looking towards Cheshire good for children accompanied with adults really nice place for walks.

1  Thank Sheila W
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Maturing nicely, thanks to the help of the volunteer goups. Occasional vandalism spoils things for everyone, but the old quarry has been transformed into a great local amenity.

1  Thank daf105b
Reviewed 23 January 2018

As we are new to the area we have been looking for somewhere within walking distance to take the dog at the weekend. We have now tried Marford Quarry twice and found it to be quiet enough but not a lonely place. You can walk...More

Thank keithroberts2016
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We had a lovely walk in the snow our granddaughter loved the man sat contemplating at the beginning of the walk. They have easy walks as well as the more challenging Can’t wait to see in in the spring as the Japanese pines looked magnificent.

Thank irenesutherland2017
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Hidden gem of an ex quarry parkland superbly well kept walks and wildlife sanctuary for the small animals of our declining wildlife world due to animal agriculture so much has gone. lovely hilly walks here.

Thank NanaChester
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is essentailly just a fairly small country park in an old quarry setting but it is really nice for an afternoon walk. You can walk for an hour or so and there are shady tree lined avenues, ponds, blackberries, views towards Liverpool etc.

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Sharon R
22 January 2018|
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Response from LairdandLady4 | Reviewed this property |
yes small car park at the main entrance. turn off Chester road at the red lion pub and 400 meters down the road on the right is a car park.