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Newmillerdam

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 (5)

  • Gingepie profile
    Gingepie

    a year ago

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

    a year 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.
  • MilosWalkies profile
    MilosWalkies

    24 days ago

    This is a great area to walk, with Dave areas for dogs to swim & cool off in. The route around the lake can get busy during the summer months. There are plenty of route to walk through the woods & it is much quieter, there is also free parking at the entrance for the woods (top of Barnsley road).
  • MilosWalkies profile
    MilosWalkies

    24 days ago

    This is a great area to walk, with safe areas for dogs to swim & cool off in the lake. The route around the lake can get busy during the summer months. There are plenty of routes to walk through the woods where it is much quieter, there is also free parking at the entrance for the woods (top of Barnsley road).
  • Krista89 profile
    Krista89

    15 days ago

    Great walk for the family and dogs, lovley views and wide paths, was able to have our boy off lead the entire way around and he loved it
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Address

Fox & Hounds, 672 Barnsley Rd, Newmillerdam, Wakefield WF2 6QQ, UK View on Google

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///twisty.wiggling.tiptoes View on w3w

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