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.

Nature Reserve: walks, orienteering trails, bird hides and cafe etc. OPEN DAILY 9am – 4:45pm

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

Cycle Hire Centre is open Wed-Sun only 9am – 4:45pm (last hire at 3.45pm) Click here for more info and prices


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


Check out our 2016 Events Programme

SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE …….May   to   September read more ›

PHOTOGRAPHS WANTED ! ….for the 2017 Watchtree Calendar

  Are you interested in Sponsoring the 2017 Calendar,  … read more ›


Saturday 7th May 1:00pm

An Introduction to Felt Making

Saturday 21st May 10:00am

An Introduction to Bike Maintenance

Sunday 29th May 9:30am

5k Trail Run

Saturday 4th June 10:30am

Water Beetle Walk