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Dimmingsdale

Stoke-on-Trent ST10 4BU , England
+44 1538 702730
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a lovley walk to The Rambler's Retreat from Oakamoor

We missed the turn to the Rambler's Retreat (well I did - my wife spotted it!), so parked in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dick h
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Derby, United Kingdom
Nice walk and rest stop

Lovely walk with dogs and children Ramblers retreat worth a stop for a drink and some food. Couple... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
andy2583
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Stone, United Kingdom
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Stoke-on-Trent ST10 4BU , England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We missed the turn to the Rambler's Retreat (well I did - my wife spotted it!), so parked in the old station Car Park and walked down by the Churnet River to the start of Dimmingsdale the The RR. What a lovely walk, with the...More

Thank dick h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk with dogs and children Ramblers retreat worth a stop for a drink and some food. Couple of walks you can take. Our favourite is round the mill pond.

Thank andy2583
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

small dale but a lovely walk when combined with the churnet valley railway walk , parking is free at ramblers retreat which makes for a nice place to have a drink and a bite to eat after walking

Thank bev s
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This countryside is wonderful,beautiful walks & scenery.I never get fed up of going walking around this area.Plenty of seating area's.We are so lucky to have this so close to home!

Thank Janine2605
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Parked at the Ramblers Retreat, which sadly was closed due to a family bereavement,and did the circular walk stopping off halfway at the Alton bridge hotel for good. Excellent food but a little expensive, would still recommend though.Second half of the walk on the level...More

1  Thank kenneth s
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Really beautiful in the autumn colours and great views of around Alton. There's some shorter walks you can do with small children but beware it can be really muddy with a dog.... The Ramblers retreat is a fab cafe with converted sheds making lovely bolt...More

Thank KittyHP
Reviewed 2 November 2016

An amazing and unspoiled place for pleasant walks, with seats dotted around for chatting, while looking across amazing and breathtaking views of canopy below. Only 20 mins from centre of Stoke and some great local eateries withing 5 to 10 minute drive.

Thank BruceO1970
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here for the first time for a walk with my 2 dogs. This was recommended by a friend and didn't disappoint...lovely place to visit!

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Just one brilliant place to go and enjoy whatever your doing great for walking,biking and looking at the beautiful countryside ponds streams lakes picnic places great for your dog cafe on site with nice hot food toilets parking great place to go can't fault it...More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Did a circular walk in the Dale, enchanting views, peaceful, to too many people. Wild raspberries. Shallow river - the dog loved it.

Thank Joanna B
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