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Lion Wood

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Telegraph Lane East, Norwich, England
+44 1603 633322
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No sign of any lions

Originally part of the Mousehold Estate this wood is actually quite tiny and is surrounded by a... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
localfoodiea
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Life

This place was a huge part of my life growing up. The many many games of manhunt my friends and I... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
terrryyy
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good11%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
8 Oct 2017
“No sign of any lions”
7 Aug 2016
“Life”
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Telegraph Lane East, Norwich, England
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+44 1603 633322

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Originally part of the Mousehold Estate this wood is actually quite tiny and is surrounded by a very eclectic mix of housing areas. It's worth preserving as it provides a haven for local wildlife but basically it serves as a dog walking area. Not worth...More

1  Thank localfoodiea
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This place was a huge part of my life growing up. The many many games of manhunt my friends and I played here. And now I bring my own boys. Always some different path to find which I exciting for the kids

Thank terrryyy
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We walked through Lion Wood as part of the route of a late winter circular walk in the Norwich/Thorpe St Andrew area. We had never previously been into the wood and were amazed by it's large size considering the urban location, the beautiful mature trees...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 8 January 2016

An Interesting Woodland area - surrounded by some contrasting neighbourhoods. The Rosary Road/ Telegraph Lane side is quite posh, the Plumstead estate (on the Pilling Park side) much more working class/poorer. It is part of Thorpe Hamlet and can have some interesting wildlife, vistas and...More

Thank Douglas W
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Hidden gem and within 5minutes of where I live, loads of little paths and fantastic great big trees. Could wonder round for hours.

Thank Lee A
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Having grown up playing in lion wood ! It was with great pleasure to be able to visit the old hunting ground the other week. It's a wonderful oais in the middle of a houseing estate. A wonderful place to unwind. Reflect or just a...More

Thank Francis L
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Lovely woodland and the perfect place to walk dogs, with woodland plants, and sunny glades. I miss living nearby.

1  Thank GBMember
Reviewed 24 February 2013

Lovely Ancient Woodland, set in Norwich's eastern area, Lots of History here, with Huge Oak trees etc, Peaceful walk route well signed..... Enjoy

3  Thank michaelPNorfolkUK
Reviewed 8 January 2013

Plenty of dogs with their owners! A pleasant surprise to find this small wood in a surburban area. Good information points, but paths a bit muddy.

1  Thank EasternWarbler
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