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Seal Sands Nature Reserve

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Good place to walk the dog.

A cool summers day (always take a light jacket as no shelter from the wind here) and saw no seals... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Great Ayton, United Kingdom
went to see a fab waterfall in teeside forest

great to visit paking and tickets for 2 adults £6 pub close by with about an hour away from the... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Lewis E
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Teesmouth Nature Reserve, Teesside, Middlesbrough TS2 1, England
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

A cool summers day (always take a light jacket as no shelter from the wind here) and saw no seals but still a great place for a reflective stroll. Lots of friendly dog walkers. Nice beach with good views over industrial Teesside.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ChiefyChuckles
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Had a day out there and really enjoyed it. I am a big nature fan and would advise anyvbody interested to pay a visit, you will not be dissapointed.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank colinrylatt
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We had heard about this area and managed to pull off the road to see the seals on the river bank but it is difficult to park anywhere other than the little car park further down the road. We did climb over a barrier and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Cherry H
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Drove past here today and the whole thing has been removed, no hide and the path has gone too. The car park now has Environment Agency signage and fencing. They’re obviously doing some major work there of some description. Real shame.

Date of experience: February 2018
4  Thank Polecat22
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This place is pretty difficult to find but well worth it. You park at a small car park and then walk down to a hide where you can look at the seals basking in the sun at late afternoon early evening. The hide and path...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Roblib303
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Visited this great wee spot, in the middle of a large industrialised area while visiting Middlesbrough (collecting son from Uni), well signed small car park and a short walk along the path to the viewing hide. great views of the seals resting on the riverbank...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Joe B
Reviewed 2 June 2017

great to visit paking and tickets for 2 adults £6 pub close by with about an hour away from the hotel we satyed at but worth traveling around to see as much as possible in yorkshire

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Lewis E
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Sadly the carpark and hide is going to be closed between June 5th and the autumn of 2018 due to a Flood Prevention Scheme. We went to the first Hide only to discover the (better) walk had already been closed off. This is the one...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank R N
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We chose to go here due to bad traffic on our route to Saltburn. There is a dearth of info as to whereabouts this is when googling in a hurry. We eventually found the small car park for 10-12 cars on the west side of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We like to pop here when in the area to do a spot of birdwatching and to watch the seals at play. It was busier than usual as there was a oil platform coming into the salvage yard There is plenty of space to walk...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Carolian55
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