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Far Ings Nature Reserve

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Away from it all

We stayed in the area and had a walk around this fairly large nature reserve. We sat and watched a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nottingham, United Kingdom
An Exceptional Wildlife Educational Centre

Far Ings is a truly wonderful educational centre. The setting is glorious with stunning birdlife... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jean A
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Far Ings Road, Barton-upon-Humber DN18 5RG, England
+44 1652 637055
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the area and had a walk around this fairly large nature reserve. We sat and watched a pair of swans and their signets for a while which was lovely. Lots of birds flying around between the ponds and there are some hides...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Far Ings is a truly wonderful educational centre. The setting is glorious with stunning birdlife. Only today, I saw 3 curlews and swans. The centre do lots of outreach work and seem to offer plenty for children and adults alike. It is a peaceful and...More

Thank Jean A
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

After speaking too a local birdwatcher several years ago who recommended Far Ings for spotting Bearded Tits, we followed his advice and booked a local B&B to ensure an early start on the reserve . Within 20mins we were rewarded with a view of of...More

Thank teamcollins2016
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Far Ings is situated on the south bank of the Humber Estuary. Its great for migrating birds and you can readily see geese and bittern. The pits and reedbeds at Far Ings are a legacy of the tile and cement industry which flourished between 1850...More

Thank Latin1954
Reviewed 27 January 2018

There are various walks around here - some are in mixed woodland beside lakes with water fowl and also there is the Viking Way path along the Humber which is a good level (usually dry) walk. The woodland paths can be a bit muddy in...More

Thank Trish D
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Today was my first visit to Far Ings. I was at a loose end and being a keen photographer I had given up with the couple of places I frequent in Lincoln. I travelled up from Lincoln which took about 40 minutes (with traffic) and...More

Thank jimnotjon
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Great routes around the nature reserve, along the banks of the Humber. Peaceful and interesting. Good views from elevated viewing gallery above visitor centre. Plenty of parking, friendly staff.

Thank Rolfies
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Very Knowledgeable staff, this is always a plus when it comes to a novice like me, thoroughly enjoyed every moment, i know the difference between a bittern and a bearded tit

Thank leonnicky
Reviewed 24 June 2017

With access to the riverside walkways as well as a comprehensive layout of pathways, ponds, reedbeds and woods, this is a great place for a stroll or just a bit of a laze. There are also good facilities in the Waters Edge Visitor Centre.

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We live in the area and we love coming to the bridge to go for a lovely walk or to do activities for young and older children.

Thank Raquel A
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