Part of the Shibden Hall Estate.
There are parking charges but worth it for the activities all the family can enjoy.
There are plenty of grassy areas for your four-legged friends to enjoy playing on. There is a fenced off children’s play area where dogs MUST be kept on lead.
The Café serves hot and cold drinks and food, duck food and Dog treats. Dogs are welcome in the outside eating area.
For a small fee you can ride the miniature railway or row your way around the lake on a boat or have a go at the pitch and putt. There are toilet facilities throughout the park also.
Perfect for a family day out.
Ogden Water Country Park
Scenic Nature Reserve known for its stunning Lakeside views and ambling trails.
There is a Honesty box for parking charges outside the small café which serves hot/ cold drinks, snacks, ice creams, duck food, postcards small gifts etc. toilets are across form the café.
There is no cycling allowed around the lake. Seasonal activities are put on for families to enjoy. Lovely for having a picnic in the Summertime. There are plenty of nature trails through the woods. It is a very popular place for dog walkers.
Manor Heath Park
Manor Heath Park and Jungle Experience is open all year round and is a popular place for dog walkers and families. The park has many attractions which include a café serving hot/ cold food and drink, the Jungle Experience which is a great place for children to learn explore and have fun. There are well equipped play arears for all abilities, outdoor gym and water play area (May-Oct). Manor Heath is a 19 Acre park with a woodland walk, wild flower area. Dogs are very welcome but must be kept on the lead in the fenced play area. The park is open all day. It is a very popular place for dog walkers.
Hollingworth Lake (Outside of Halifax)
Hollingworth Lake is a 130 acre reservoir just outside of Halifax. It is a very popular place for dog walkers. There is plenty of parking available for a small fee. There are plenty of places to eat or have a drink. There is a café/ picnic are ¼ of the way round which serves hot/ cold food and drinks and ice creams, there are also toilets.
Near the end of the walk there are plenty of places to grab a bite to eat and a drink. Dogs are allowed to swim in the lake, perfect for a hot day. There is a children’s play area and bikes are allowed around the lake. Perfect day out for a picnic in the summer with the whole family. There is a wildlife centre too. This is a family favourite for us. The dog absolutely loves it, it does get very busy during the summer months.