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Five Weirs Walk

The Wicker, Sheffield S3 8HS, England
+44 114 273 4448
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nothing special

Passed through a few times. Interesting as a one off if you knew the area years ago but if you... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
Socair S
a nice walk but route needs more love and attention

I don't usually walk this route i cycle on it at weekends however i have walked it recently and... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
MotownJunkUk
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South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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The Wicker, Sheffield S3 8HS, England
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

Passed through a few times. Interesting as a one off if you knew the area years ago but if you don't then I wouldn't bother there is nothin gspecial about it although it is flat.

Thank Socair S
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I don't usually walk this route i cycle on it at weekends however i have walked it recently and although i enjoyed it. i have to be honest and say the route is definitely in need of some more love and attention. As the route...More

2  Thank MotownJunkUk
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Just got back from this walk. Without being critical it was bloody awful. Nice views of graffiti and plenty of street walking by the side of the main roads. Walked from The wicker to Meadowhall. It was that poor we decided not to walk back....More

Thank yadsendew
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Started at Lady's Bridge and soon appreciated the calm and quiet of the walk alongside the river. First off spotting the clever rock sculptures and strolling further on. Around us a city we were encapsulated in a world of nature, seeing birds and ducks all...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 21 June 2017

A way to be at one with nature in the centre of the city. I pretty regularly run from Meadowhall to the city and whilst it could do with a bit of a tidy, it's very pretty and often I see kingfishers, swallows and trout....More

1  Thank DarrenClewes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I don't usually walk this route, I run it, I used it for my marathon training and it was good scenery to a point, some parts are quite industrial and there are a couple of roads to cross. Some parts get a bit confusing regarding...More

Thank helenm964
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Almost a secret beauty bordering an area of regeneration and one that tells a tale of historic industrialisation. The ducks make for a beautiful sight so the area could do with more benches. A few non-domineering restaurants along the river would be ideal

Thank Thandiwe20
Reviewed 17 December 2016

With a river running through the city I expected more. Disappointed. I was the only one walking and there was trash and weeds.

1  Thank ReeSue
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Love going along this route especially in the summer. Lots of wildlife, great mixture of urban and rural scenery. Shame about the Yahoos who throw their rubbish all over the canal

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 9 December 2016

For someone like me who has Sheffield in his heart this was a walk to be treasured & fondly remembered. Also a repeat is a must in the not too distant future. The old & new blend & in places time stands still. The tramway...More

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