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DRUID TEMPLE

Had a fantastic time here in Yorkshire - (post code HG4 4JZ. ) There is a wonderful little Cafe and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robertbarnes1960
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Durham, United Kingdom
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An amazing weekend walk in the sunshine

We come here quite often when we stay at SP, this weekend ( 22/24 Feb) the weather was amazing and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
andrewkP3686CT
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Barkisland, United Kingdom
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All reviews short walk from the car park great place for a walk well worth a visit passing places single track swinton park quirky place sat nav interesting walk surrounding countryside coffee and cake hidden away great for kids free entry stonehenge folly bivouac
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time here in Yorkshire - (post code HG4 4JZ. ) There is a wonderful little Cafe and car park about 5-7 mins walk from the Druid Temple. The surrounding forest is lush and full of DRUID stones throughout. Situated on the side...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We come here quite often when we stay at SP, this weekend ( 22/24 Feb) the weather was amazing and we walked for hours through the woods by the Temple. I also took my drone flying hand have some stunning aerial shots of the surrounding...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used to visit the Druids Temple as teenagers and have always been intrigued by its beauty. We took The Bratpack up there to visit and they enjoyed it just as much. It really is a magical place to visit and one could spend many...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really interesting place, had a lovely walk around it. Shame about the weather. Park at the Swinton Bivouac, it is free and there is also toilets and a cafe. You can also pick up a leaflet and it gives you a map of the walking...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank C2832IMkatiem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called for a look while on a walk from Leighton Reservoir. Very interesting place, and intend returning with our son for a better look. Only downside were all the idle people parking all over the verges because the car park was a hundred yards away!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank daveycul
Reviewed 4 February 2019

Something different, something special and something magical. If I was taken here as a child it would definitely stick in my memory (but then I collected rocks as a child so...). The surrounding area is beautiful too so it's a great place for a walk...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JadeGems
Reviewed 31 January 2019

A scenic spot within the woodland areas, accessable to most on footpaths trail. An abundant array of stones scattered a various spaces, very ornante with a warmth, peace and stillness to them all. Beautiful for a picnic or a stroll through the area on a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bluejade50
Reviewed 18 January 2019

Brilliant place to visit, clean undamaged places are unfortunately an unusual sight in Britain this is one of them. Absolutely amazing views and loads of woodland trails brilliant for an afternoon out walking. The single track roads to get to it are a bit dodgy...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

What a fab little place to visit, plenty of atmosphere,would definitely visit again and again me and my partner thoroughly enjoyed.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GlobeTrotting781401
Reviewed 6 November 2018

A short trip from Swinton Hotel by car (3 miles walking)....although it’s a folly, very atmospheric and a great place for children. Good liunch at the nearby cafe.

Date of experience: October 2018
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