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Planetarium

Visited Wynyard Woodland Park in order to set up and run a school trip to the volunteer-run... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David B
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North Yorkshire
Great day out

Visited on a lovely dry day so we could walk the many lanes through the woods, had a break in the... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Fran L
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed walking along the old railway line. Lots of little passages to venture off into if your feeling adventurous. Ideal for everyone, walkers, bikers and dog walkers. ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

3  Thank leebob1988
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 21 May 2014

I really like the woodland walk and think it is great for people of all ages. However the grumpy older woman who works in the cafe detracts from the visit. I think she is rude and has few customer skills. She comes across as hating...More

11  Thank stockt
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited today for the first time after seeing photos of family members visiting it reminded me of our holiday to Derbyshire as they have paths on old railway lines like this. My Daughter was looking forward to playing on the play equipment she had...More

Thank joanne n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Wynyard Woodland Park in order to set up and run a school trip to the volunteer-run planetarium there. The Planetarium and observatory is a real gem. The volunteers went out of their way to organise a sensory planetarium show for our students who have...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Visited on a lovely dry day so we could walk the many lanes through the woods, had a break in the Station Cafe where the food was freshly made and served with a smile. After lunch the children (ranging from 7 - 15yrs) spent several...More

1  Thank Fran L
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Lovely path which was a railway line Thorpe Thewles Really nice cafe, ice cream and coffee, friendly staff, cycle or walk along the main path. There is also a kiddies play park with climbing frames, slides and swings.

Thank Janandalex F
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Lovely walk on old train lines, perfect for dogs and kids, old station is now cafe and toilets, cafe sells lovely ice cream, really nice play area for kids of all ages, only reason for loss of a star is I think cafe could do...More

Thank Leah H
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful trail along the old railway lines, stretching for around 8 miles up to Seaham. Great for cycling as you can stay off road for the whole distance, great for a walk and there are plenty little trails into the woodlands going off the main...More

1  Thank evao915
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed walking along the old railway line. Lots of little passages to venture off into if your feeling adventurous. Ideal for everyone, walkers, bikers and dog walkers. ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜

3  Thank leebob1988
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Visited for a bike ride through the woods. Very pretty woodland to cycle through. Plenty of people when we visited both walking and cycling but no over crowded. Lots of happy dogs enjoying a nice walk too. And when you return there's a nice little...More

1  Thank Rooby1984
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for a walk, we have been here many times over the years. When my children were younger they enjoyed playing on the playgrounds however we have always enjoyed the lovely walk down the walkway especially when the sun is shining.

Thank ALS2017
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Weโ€™d cycled The Ryhope to Wynyard Park cycle route and stopped at the old Station cafe for a break before the return journey. We had freshly cooked bacon sandwiches and a cup of tea/coffee; the sandwich was really tasty! The cafe is the old Thorpe...More

1  Thank Neil F
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Nadine W
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