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Longham Lakes

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Ringwood Road, Ferndown BH22 9AB, England
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Very defensive and uncaring

My husband walked our dog round here on Sunday. Dog was on a long lead and did unfortunately get in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jenni S
via mobile
Beautiful.........No parking

Went today with the camera. Lovely, peaceful lots of wildlife. One problem....No parking. There is... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
Simon C
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Ferndown, United Kingdom
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Travellers talk about
“garden centre” (6 reviews)
“bird watching” (4 reviews)
“dog walkers” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Ringwood Road, Ferndown BH22 9AB, England
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"garden centre"
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"bird watching"
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"dog walkers"
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"car park"
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"peaceful place"
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"kings arms"
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"great walk"
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"quiet walk"
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"circular walk"
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"lovely scenery"
in 2 reviews
"anglers"
in 6 reviews
"fishing"
in 17 reviews
"reservoir"
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"birds"
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"benches"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband walked our dog round here on Sunday. Dog was on a long lead and did unfortunately get in the water. On leaving the lakes my husband found a small sign off the footpath warning about blue/green algae. It was only after some quick...More

Thank Jenni S
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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Went today with the camera. Lovely, peaceful lots of wildlife. One problem....No parking. There is a carpark for fisherman it's takes 40 cars. Only 2 fishing. Everyone else forget it. I would pay to park here. Instead leave your car somewhere and walk to it....More

1  Thank Simon C
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Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Regularly walk around Longham Lakes and it is a great setting. Can always be walked even when wet but parking is an issue as no public parking as such.

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

A nice walk around the lake, lovely birdsong. There is fishing in the lakes and the anglers can get quite angry if dogs go swimming, even if done sensibly well away from the anglers, which is a little daunting. Not very good access, but that...More

Thank Johnkonline
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

A little known but lovely place for a walk. Great for dog walks and bird watching too. Generally not busy and a good place for a quiet walk or some 'me' time.

Thank mk3mk
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Nice peaceful walk with lovely sunset views and good for bird watchers. Easy and on the flat so good for most ages and abilities

Thank nickylowe2014
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Lovely walk starting from The Angel Pub at Ferndown and continuing around the lakes at Longham finishing back at the Angel

1  Thank mike2631
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

A lovely area very close to the A348 at Longham, but a few yard into the area and you are in another world. Easy access. Walks not long, but satisfying and mostly on the flat. A mixture of small trees and open areas near the...More

1  Thank Nick H
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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Two large reservoirs. Well maintained. Great for fishing, bird life and wildlife. We like to walk the dog here but they must stay on the lead.

Thank Michimey16
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Easy walk good stone paths around lake Access difficult as car park only for fishing members. Toilets Can park at garden centre nearby but then have to walk road and footpath So longer, There is however a circular walk around the general area and around...More

1  Thank oldharryDorset
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Sarah S
August 27, 2017|
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Response from 669iam69 | Reviewed this property |
hi Sarah , suggest you park in the old post office at Longham.. wall a hundred yards towards Longham bridge & you will see a little lane on the right. about 300 yea down is a style.. thats it..enjoy..
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