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Brent Reservoir (Welsh Harp) Canalside

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'Really nice visit, but hope people stop littering!!'

Had a lovely Sunday walk with my husband. Really peaceful and in a nice location. It is just a... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
Tara V
London, United Kingdom
a little green and water in the city - a bit grimey

Im always keen to catch a glimpse of water and wander amongst the green so we headed here for an... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2015
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a large park in north west London which boasts a large reservoir. It may be fine for taking a stroll, walking the dog,etc but little else unless one is into sailing. The park is in great need of having some decent money spent...More

1  Thank mrsmon2016
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is (sometimes) my Saturday morning walking route to Brent Cross Shopping Centre. Hence I've seen this in all seasons and all weathers. There's always something to see: kestrels, swifts in summer, swans and all sorts of water fowls year round. And that's before you...More

1  Thank Martin_Ridgway
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Birds animal who are running walking out or they jump or fly in lake . There is a play ground for children. Often can be seen families there .

Thank Krisztina S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Just off the North Circular Road with traffic whizzing past. Takes a bit of effort to find the side roads leading to it. Once you get in you lose the traffic noise and it is very peaceful. Lots of local residents who know it go...More

1  Thank wanita01
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Had a lovely Sunday walk with my husband. Really peaceful and in a nice location. It is just a shame that people drop their rubbish around the place.

1  Thank Tara V
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We have been walking here for over thirty years with our pets. I can honestly say it is wonderful. You can park. If you are a runner or looking to get fit., the path is excellent. If you are into ornithology you will see some...More

2  Thank Netteflondon
Reviewed 18 October 2016

great place to visit, lots to see, boating etc and nature walks. a must visit place especially for locals

2  Thank Francis H
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I live right behind it and go there for walks sometimes but there's really not much to see apart from the lake and a fee swans

Thank Fruzsina B
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Definitely needs the sun to be appreciated more. Set on the edge of a residential area and the North Circular Road, the location isn't ideal and awkward to cross the narrow pavements with the traffic. Lovely wildlife and helpful information.

Thank dancing_moonshine
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Im always keen to catch a glimpse of water and wander amongst the green so we headed here for an evening stroll, hoping to find a nice posi' to have a bite of dinner. We wandered down the hill and found a nice quite spot...More

2  Thank roaminrobbie
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