Ladybower Reservoir, Bamford

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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4.8/5 based on 440+ reviews on the web
Ladybower Reservoir is a large Y-shaped reservoir and one of the most popular tourist attractions in the area. It is also one of the largest bell-mouth spillways in the world. While the spillway offers a curious site, the surrounding scene is packed with natural beauty and serenity as well. This is a great place to spend your day walking, jogging, and biking around the trails. When you arrive, you can find more information at the Fairholmes visitors' center on the northern tip of Ladybower. Use our Bamford itinerary maker to add Ladybower Reservoir and other attractions to your Bamford vacation plans.
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  • We passed this reservoir and was amazed at the beautiful sunset hitting the water ...Fishernen were on the end of the jetty in silhouette absolutely stunning ....stopping close by soon 
  • We ran out of time to walk around this reservoir, as we had walked the Derwent and Holden, but would be worth the walk. Very scenic! 
  • Wonderful scenery. Well maintained pathways and cycle routes with good all year round access. The route around the reservoir is fairly flat and is accessible for all including buggies, prams, wheelcha...  read more »
  • A wonderfull pleasent and quite place to observe nature closely. Had a wonderfull time there. Most suitable place for camping. You can park your car in a safe place as well.
  • Beautiful place to hang out, for a day out,or just for a short walk around
  • Great place. Had alot of fun there. I will go there again and again
  • Beautiful walking around the reservoir
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