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Moses Gate Country Park

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Address: Rock Hall Visitor Centre | Hall Lane, Farnworth, Bolton BL4 3DN, England
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+44 1204 334343
00:00 - 23:59
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I live on the hill above the country park. It's a super place to walk over to, round the resevoirs, along the river or along the canal on top of the hill. It's possible tyo walk... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2016
Anne V
Bolton, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 March 2016

Beautiful location visited with my dogs plus found the hot food stall Nanna's Kitchen very appealing great staff would defiantly recommend trying the food the staff made a cold day seem very warm and amusing.

Thank paulandfamily2016
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Reviewed 25 February 2016

Not far from the railway station and a bus stop nearby,this is a lovely park to visit.Parking is also free! There are plenty of walks round the lakes and also a bit further afield.There is a good kids playground also. On a sunny day it is lovely! I think in the spring and summer months a visitor centre may be... More 

Thank djhall1
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

I often come down here with my puppy. It's great for walks and feeding the swans and geese, There is also a great park for kids and lots of little snickets to walk down and let the dog off the lead.

Thank Charlie W
Bolton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Great place for a leisurely stroll around beautiful scenery and alongside the canal, to feed the birds and a play area for the children

Thank dondonuk
Bolton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Suxh a pretty area on the doorstep of local people. Little brooks. forest area. Cafe. Wildlife. Lovely place to stroll or walk your dogs. People here also clean up after there pooches.

Thank Rayners051
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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to have a walk around also good to feed the ducks with young children also in the summer or when weather is good there is a big playing park for children to enjoy

Thank 2011-2015
Bolton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

I live on the hill above the country park. It's a super place to walk over to, round the resevoirs, along the river or along the canal on top of the hill. It's possible tyo walk as far as Manchester following bthe river but a good shorter walk is to Ringley and on to Clifton Country Park. Walk back or... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

My mum used to push me round here in a pram when I was tiny and lived in nearby Little Lever so I thought it would be fun to visit with my kids. We went between Xmas and New Year when the Croal Valley was still reeling from the flooding so it didn't look it's best but we had a... More 

Thank neddyb1
Bolton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 December 2015

When ever you feel like just getting Out & taking in the Views & the Fresh air. Then this is the Place . Interesting to have a Look at the Hall.But for Me it's the Walk round the Lakes with all the Swans, Geese & Ducks . Make sure you take some Food for them . But even just to... More 

Thank Patricia M
Bolton, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

great family day out with lots of country walks, large lake with plenty of wildlife to see, a large play area and lots of picnic sites, brilliant in the summer months

1 Thank Sarah F

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