Things to do at Ogden Water Country Park review
Ogden Water is a scenic nature reserve with stunning lakeside views near Halifax in West Yorkshire. It is a popular destination for walks, family outings, picnics and nature activities. It was voted Yorkshire’s favourite reservoir in 2018.
The nature reserve offers the opportunity to escape the stresses of everyday life. There is a level footpath around Ogden water and three longer walks from the site. The large reservoir is surrounded by mixed coniferous and broadleaf woodlands. With numerous formal and informal paths, Ogden Water offers the ideal place to explore woodlands, grasslands, streams and ponds. It is also a good starting point to explore the wider countryside and open moorland beyond.
Cycling is not permitted on the site, but there are a number of bridleways passing close by. The site has a visitor centre with a coffee shop. In there you can purchase some duck food to feed the local wildlife.
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FAQ and Further Information Ogden Water Country Park
Is there food and drink available?
There is a coffee shop serving hot and cold drinks and snacks. You are welcome to bring a picnic.
What are the main things to do?
Large nature reserve with a good path and further walking trails, it is a great place for a picnic and there are plenty of birds to feed. There are toilets and a coffee shop.
What are the ticket prices?
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE. It is free to visit Ogden Water.
Is there parking?
There is free parking.
When are they open?
They are open all year round but please pay careful attention to the closing times of the car park as they do lock the gates. For up to date opening times please visit their website.
Dogs are welcome.
Are they accessible?
Please contact the venue.
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