Parks & Nature Reserves
For the perfect family day out, Pugneys has a huge central 100-acre lake, playgrounds, leafy woodlands and an infamous miniature train that circulates around the lake. Overlooking Pugneys Country park is Sandal Castle, a popular visitor attraction within walking distance from Pugneys.
You can’t fully experience Wakefield if you haven’t visited Newmillerdam. Situated 3.5 miles south of Wakefield, Newmillerdam is surrounded by woodland and features a central lake, where you can find swans and ducks! Around the country park is a number of pubs, serving food and drink, perfect for a day out all year round.