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Dog walk


Wakefield, Newmillerdam

Type of walk

Hilly, Flat, Forest

What's here

Paid Parking, Pathed Routes, Picnic Areas, Water On Route

About this walk

Newmillerdam is a dam surrounded by woods. It’s a get walk to let your four legged friend run free after squirrels off their lead.
It does have parking but there is a cost, however it is not expensive.
The dam itself it surrounded by a flat gravel path and there’s plenty of shallow parts to the water where your dog can go swimming or get a drink.
The dam is surrounded by a wood where you’ll find loads of sticks to throw.
There are plenty of different routes to take, you can do a short walk just around the dam or a 2 hour long walk through the woods.

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Comments (2)

  • Gingepie profile

    a year ago

    Too many people / bikes though...
  • AnnieMay profile

    10 months ago

    Great for dog walkers. Wheelchair accessible, however there are longer walking routes you can take if you wish that might not be appropriate for a wheelchair. "Dog pool" at the top end which is ideal on a sunny day, where your dogs to cool off.
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Fox & Hounds, 672 Barnsley Rd, Newmillerdam, Wakefield WF2 6QQ, UK View on Google

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