Interactive Reserve Map


We’re back! We have quietly reopened. Our opening times are:

10am til 4pm everyday

Please note the following restrictions:

  • Only the carpark, reserve and compost toilet are open. 
  • Parking is restricted to control visitor numbers. If there are no spaces, please come back another time.
  • Picnic tables are available but they are not cleaned, please take your own precautions
  • All visitors must follow the latest government advice on social distancing

As always, please keep to the trails, keep dogs on short leads and pick up all litter.

Wardens will be out on the reserve for your safety and assistance, please say hello if you see them!

Click here to view our full Covid 19 Visitor Risk assessment – Covid 19 Visitors

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