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Westport Lake

Stoke-on-Trent ST6 4PB, England
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Beatiful place with amazing birdlife.

Beautiful place, great variety of birds including Swans, Canadian Geese, Chinese Geese, Moorhens... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
HolisticGoddess
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Staffordshire
Lovely walk

A beautiful walk on a warm evening nice and clean other than the duck poo along the canel but that... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
lissakate
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Stoke-on-Trent ST6 4PB, England
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"wildlife trust"
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"an ice cream van"
in 8 reviews
"duck poo"
in 5 reviews
"nice walk"
in 18 reviews
"swans and ducks"
in 6 reviews
"car park"
in 21 reviews
"bird life"
in 5 reviews
"lovely place"
in 16 reviews
"dog walkers"
in 7 reviews
"nature reserve"
in 4 reviews
"dog owners"
in 4 reviews
"children's playground"
in 6 reviews
"small cafe"
in 6 reviews
"all ages"
in 16 reviews
"clean toilets"
in 5 reviews
"canal side"
in 4 reviews
"staffordshire oatcakes"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful place, great variety of birds including Swans, Canadian Geese, Chinese Geese, Moorhens, Coots and Piggeons. The vounteers are carrying out some amazing pathwork. The canal is nearby where you can sometimes buy alcohol (Barge Inn Booze) tea, coffee, hot chocolate and oatcakes etc. The...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

A beautiful walk on a warm evening nice and clean other than the duck poo along the canel but that is to be expected lots of diffrent paths and 'secret escapes' from the main path if you choose to do so.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

This is somewhere I went as a child and it’s improved loads over the last 30 years. Not very much parking near the place only for about 35 cars and if the weather is good then you won’t park unless your lucky. Kids love the...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

There is always an ice cream van parked up that is cheap enough. The park is good, but very busy, kids love it mind burn of some energy ... the walk around the lake is brill!

Thank Joshua G
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

With it being the school holidays the place was packed and we had to wait for someone to leave to park the car, the playground was a good size and well maintained. We had a walk round the lake but do watch where you are...More

Thank zenith1
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Found first picture while sorting through a few slides, this must have been taken by my mother This is how I remember Westport Lake in the 1970's, before pollution banned us kids from swimming in it. This pic is from 1972. The jetty was always...More

Thank Martyn W
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Jus had a very enjoyable walk around westport lake and little lake. Plenty of ducks geese swans moorhens and of course pigeons to keep everyone interested. Well maintained and very pleasant to be out in the fresh air around this lovely area. It will be...More

Thank Dave R
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I had not visited Westport Lake for a couple of years, and I was nicely surprised to find it improved by better and tidier pathways and surroundings. However I kept to the main pathway around the lake only as the grass was very wet and...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We used to live a stones throw away from here so this visit brought back lots of memories....enjoyed the walk and enjoyed the snacks at the cafe.

Thank Jan S
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

we go here a lot with our dogs. lovely walk with the dogs, you get a good mixture of people of all ages. car park is large but sometimes its hard to park shows how popular this place is. near the canal and there is...More

Thank valiantsStokeOnTrent
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dollydelash
11 October 2017|
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Response from taramayacus | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, perhaps raise it with Staffordshire wildlife trust
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Val H
13 May 2017|
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Response from taramayacus | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply, the car park closes at dusk
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heatherbec
15 July 2016|
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Response from taramayacus | Reviewed this property |
I would say roughly a mile
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