Ogden Water Country Park

Disabled Access, Family, Walking, Walking Friendly, Wildlife & Nature : Halifax

Ogden Water Country Park
Free

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.

Want more information?
Call 01422 249136 or visit www.calderdale.gov.ukleisureopenspacesnaturereservesogden-water.html
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The 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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Short Description

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
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Location & Map

Ogden Water Country Park

Ogden Lane

Keighley Road

Halifax

West Yorkshire

HX2 8XZ

Accessibility

To ensure we offer impartial advice we have provided a link to  ‘Euan’s Guidewhere you'll find detailed access information to many venues across Calderdale and the UK: accommodation, attractions, shops, pubs, restaurants and more.  

VisitEngland lead training provider and contributor in accessible tourism, Visits Unlimited is a Calderdale-based national operator offering a range of accessibility-related services across the UK and abroad.  Visits Unlimited support businesses in not only meeting legal obligations stated within the UK Equality Act 2010 but in exceeding customer service expectations for all customers including those with specific needs.  Services provided include accredited hospitality training and disability awareness training, access auditing, mystery shopping and strategic accessibility planning. 

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