Interactive Reserve Map


Watchtree Nature reserve is a truly inspiring place for both wildlife and people.

Discover the many trails and enchanted woodlands, watch amazing birds from the hides, explore the cycle tracks or   learn about the reserves rich history and wildlife with your school or group. …. Please note we close at sunset during the winter months.

Nature Reserve:Walks, orienteering trails, bird hides and cafe etc. OPEN DAILY 9.30am – 4:30pm

Watchtree Wheelers Cycle Hire Centre                                                                                                                          Open Wed-Sun only 9.30am – 4:30pm (last hire at 3.30pm)

FREE ENTRY – Donations greatly appreciated – donation box in visitors centre.

Watchtree Nature Reserve - A Wildlife Haven and Community Asset for all


Christmas Holiday Closing

Please note we will be closed for a short break… read more ›

Ringing – October 16

Two catches were made on Thursday 20th October in the Wetlands… read more ›