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Moffat Community Nature Reserve

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Beattock Road, Moffat, Scotland
+44 1683 220227
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Excellent!! Great for a short walk

We needed a place to walk our dogs, this place is gorgeous, what a brilliant idea, dogs should be... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Stoneyford, Ireland
Good location

A good walk although not huge amounts of wildlife. The highlight was a stoat chasing a rabbit... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
Mike B
Lancashire, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Poor7%
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“nature lovers” (2 reviews)
“short walk” (2 reviews)
“volunteers” (4 reviews)
Beattock Road, Moffat, Scotland
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We needed a place to walk our dogs, this place is gorgeous, what a brilliant idea, dogs should be under full control as it is what it says a nature reserve! However the dogs loved the walk and so did we and it is a...More

Thank OzkarThealsziv
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

A good walk although not huge amounts of wildlife. The highlight was a stoat chasing a rabbit (unsuccesfully.)

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

What a lovely little find. A great use of an abandoned quarry, this nature reserve has been created and is maintained by volunteers. It has a couple of small ponds, marshland and a path around all of it. There are several beautifully-maintained blinds positioned right...More

Thank ak_in_bed
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Found this reserve yesterday, very small, well looked after reserve, walked right around within 30 minutes, bird hides were good to watch the cormorants from.

Thank littlemisscurious5
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Last visited in March 2016 and returned to see if any upgrades had been made, was delighted to see that place has been upgraded and there are more walks availabe.

1  Thank Bill R
Reviewed 16 September 2016

had a walk for the first time down to the nature reserve lovely and peacefull good paths and signs about all the different birds etc the lark pond or lake wass very still great place foe a pinic cannot wait to go back down there

1  Thank john t
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Great place to visit if you are looking to connect with nature, escape for some peace, have a walk, it has a variety of possibilities.

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 25 March 2016

For all the times have visited Moffat have never visited the reserve. It is signposted on the road into the town off the M74 but we came upon it walking the Annandale Way. Great walks and lots of places to sit for picnics. A lot...More

Thank elizabeth c
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I thought this place was a great little find. It's a small but perfectly formed reserve. The variety of habitats is spot on. There's a good sized lake, a marsh/reed bed area, and a pond with a scrape. The attention to detail is lovely. There...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 11 October 2015

beatiful little part of scotland , many nice shops on the main street , excellent spot to spend a few hrs window shopping

Thank Maxi2005
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