Nature Reserves

Leighton Moss Nature Reserve, Silverdale – 25.5 Miles away

Leighton Moss Nature Reserve is situated near the village of Silverdale in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The largest reed-bed in North-West England, it provides a habitat for an exceptional variety of birds, including marsh harriers, avocets and bearded tits. Nature trails, hides and the option of a home-made meal in the tearoom makes a visit to Leighton Moss a memorable day out.

 

Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley – 29 Miles away

With plenty of waymarked cycle and walking trails, this is the perfect start point from which to explore the beautiful nearby North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It also features a visitor’s centre, tearooms and an adventure play area.