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Bowland Wild Boar Park

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Chipping, Preston PR3 2QT, England
+44 1995 61554
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Brilliant day out!

Managed to get a family voucher for £12.50 on Rock FM. We've been a few times before so knew what... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Kayleigh K
,
Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good value with Rock FM voucher

We visited not really sure what to expect due to some mixed reviews. I do think the full entry fee... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
happymummy2017
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Chipping, Preston PR3 2QT, England
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Managed to get a family voucher for £12.50 on Rock FM. We've been a few times before so knew what to expect but it's such a good day out. The chick handling was brilliant and our children loved it. The staff were fantastic and really...More

1  Thank Kayleigh K
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear Kayleigh, Thank you for leaving such a positive review and such lovely comments. We don't often hear feedback on individual members of staff and it is great to hear your thoughts on Jack. He is a relatively new member of staff but has taken...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We visited not really sure what to expect due to some mixed reviews. I do think the full entry fee is a bit dear however we only paid £12.50 for a voucher on the Rock FM offers which admitted 2 adults and 2 children and...More

Thank happymummy2017
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Hi, Thank you for your positive review and feedback. We are happy to hear you made the most of the Rock FM offer we have been running through the summer, and to hear your thoughts on it. We're glad you enjoyed walking around the park,...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

What a great time we had! Fantastic outdoor play area, which my son of 5 years loved! It was raining but there's no such thing as bad weather just bad clothes. Waterproofs on and my son was zooming down the wet slides it was great...More

1  Thank Tweey26
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for a lovely positive review, your feedback is very much appreciated. You definitely came prepared for the Lancashire weather with waterproofs on! We are glad you did as it can deter a lot of people but there is still so...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

A little expensive for a family considering with a young child you can see everything very quickly. There is a park area if weather is good but unfortunately for us it was a rainy day. Probably get your money worth if with older kids but...More

Thank lisa270614
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear Lisa, Thank you for your review and feedback about your visit to the park. We are sorry you felt we are expensive - our family ticket is priced at £25 for two adults and two children which we think is very reasonable considering the...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

I visited here with my 1 year old son and it was great! All the animals are well looked after and there is plenty to see & do. We held the chicks which my son loved, the park area they have for kids is really...More

Thank Krisconnolly
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear Kris, Thank you so much for your lovely review and positive feedback, it is very much appreciated. We are so glad you enjoyed your day at the park and liked the walks, play areas and chick stroking. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Visited today with two children aged 10 and 4. We spent the whole day here and bought lunch in the cafe. It was not our first but our 5th visit which speaks volumes I believe! It is a brilliant day out and extremely good value...More

Thank Wendy S
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear Wendy, Thank you for leaving such a lovely positive review, your feedback is very much appreciated. We are so happy you enjoy coming to see us and enjoy the cafe and chick stroking. We look forward to seeing you on your 6th visit! Many...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

Visited here as a family of 4 and had a lovely time. The various walks are pleasant and varying in their challenge. The children enjoyed the cartoon path, and thought the play area was excellent. We enjoyed the animal feeding/talks and found everybody working there...More

Thank Flowergirlie09
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your positive review, we are delighted you enjoyed your visit here and got up into the woods to see the cartoon trail. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Kindest regards Bowland Wild Boar Park

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The Boar Park is a great day out for children of about 4+ situated just outside Chipping Lancashire it has plenty of parking room, there is plenty to keep the kids see and do the walk around the boar park area is a leisurely stroll...More

Thank Dave A
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear Dave, Thank you so much for a lovely review and feedback, it is very much appreciated. We are delighted you enjoyed walking around the park and seeing the animals. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest regards Bowland Wild Boar Park

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Firstly - the positives. Kids love this place, and the variety of activities on offer. But as a grandparent, I see things a little differently, and am disappointed in some aspects. Firstly, on the day I visited, staffing levels were low - very low (as...More

1  Thank David B
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear David, Thank you for your review and feedback on your visit to the park. We are glad you like visiting us and that the grandchildren enjoy coming and playing on the straw barn. We are sorry you feel the hay barn is disappointing, we...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Thoroughly excellent day out at the Park with an array of different animals to see. Inexpensive with the family pass and a really fantastic day for the children With onsite WC & Cafe for utilities what a great way to pass a Sunday ...

Thank Graham P
Bowlandwildboarpark, Manager at Bowland Wild Boar Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your lovely review, we are delighted you enjoyed your visit to us. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Kindest regards Bowland Wild Boar Park

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helengmail87
19 October 2016|
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Response from Graham W | Reviewed this property |
sorry had i have not seen your question sooner. possibly 18 month she is maybe a little young perhaps. I would perhaps suggest waiting until next year as it would probably be much better visting when weather is reasonable... More
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mccjon
28 July 2016|
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Response from Bowlandwildboarpark | Property representative |
Hi there, sorry for the late response. Entry price is £7 for children and OAPs, £7.50 for adults, Under 2's are free. Family ticket for 4 is £25. Kind Regards, Bowland Wild Boar Park
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gemmaf83
2 June 2015|
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Dogs are allowed
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