DetailsThe total area of the estate is only some 60 hectares, however exploration of the moors and fells beyond is both easy and encouraged.
Ogden has a small car park, picnic areas, a classroom for visiting schools and groups, a visitor centre that is open at weekends and school holidays, and of course public toilets.
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Ogden Water offers excellent opportunities to escape from the stresses and strains of everyday life.
Ogden Water is a very popular destination for picnics, walking, family outings and nature activities and is officially Yorkshire's Favourite Reservoir , having won a public vote held by Yorkshire Water in 2018.
Why not enjoy a picnic at our picnic tables whilst taking in the stunning views.
There are hourly buses to Ogden Water from Halifax bus station.
There is a lovely level footpath around Ogden Water and three longer walks from the site. Friends of Calderdale Countryside have produced a detailed guide which is available at the Ogden shop, local visitor centres and the Heart of the Pennines on-line shop.
Type Disabled Access, Family, Walking, Walking Friendly, Wildlife & Nature Location Halifax Address Ogden Lane, Keighley Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX2 8XZ Phone Number 01422 249136 Web Address www.calderdale.gov.uk/leisure/openspaces/naturereserves/ogden-water.html Recharge Point No
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Ogden Water Country Park
Ogden LaneKeighley Road Halifax West Yorkshire HX2 8XZ
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