Follow the nature detective trail and help solve our wild mysteries and learn how to track wildlife and looking for clues such as footprints, feathers and fur.
Pick up your special tracks and signs handbook from the welcome hut which will help you crack the case!
There's no need to book. Nature detective handbooks are available daily from 10 am til 4pm.
Parking charges & entry fees
Parking & nature trail entry is FREE to RSPB Members
Parking charges and wetland nature trail entry fees apply to non-members:
Parking charge £3 per vehicle (full day) or £1 short stay (for up to 1 hour)
Wetland trail & hides entry fee: £4 adult, £2 child, under 5s and first child in any family goes free
Information on access around the trails
Please wear suitable outdoor clothing and footwear for your adventure. If you have binoculars then do bring them along but we do offer a binocular hire service.
The wetland trail includes access to our hides and bird feeding station. The paths are suitable for pushchairs and our tramper mobility buggy (which must be booked in advance). Dogs, other than assistance dogs, are not permitted on this trail.
There is a car park, play area toilets, cafe and shop at the nature reserve.