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RSPB Fowlmere Nature Reserve

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Mill Road, Fowlmere, England
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So tranquil

I visited here with a friend who is an avid bird spotter and occasionally used his binoculars, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Geoff L
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
Watch out for the hissing swans

Lovely location, quiet, peaceful and relaxing with a slow circular walk around the nature reserve... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
shark939
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Luton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited here with a friend who is an avid bird spotter and occasionally used his binoculars, but it was obviously a slow afternoon as far a spotting birds was concerned. However, this doesn't put me off visiting again, even though I know little about...More

Thank Geoff L
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Lovely location, quiet, peaceful and relaxing with a slow circular walk around the nature reserve. Ours was a lot longer in distance in that almost towards the end of our circular route we came across two swans preening themselves on the narrow footpath close to...More

Thank shark939
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Fowlmere nature reserve is set in the woodlands with water areas covered with reeds. It is perfect for a circular walk of about 2 miles with a couple of hideouts to go bird watching Great day out all year around

1  Thank PduFou
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Excellent tranquil walk round this well kept reserve, if you are lucky you may see a kingfisher! All the volunteer work teams on site were friendly and helpful.

Thank Montezuma36
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went for a Sunday afternoon walk and had a lovely time. The reservation is beautifully designed. The trees look lovely at this time of year and there was an abundance of berries of all sorts, ideal for the birds and wildlife....More

Thank Fiona E C
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We went for a walk on Sunday afternoon and when we came to the start of the walk wee RSPB volunteers. They were friendly and informative. They gave our children some bird bingo cards to do, free of charge and were excellent at engaging our...More

Thank Hannah P
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This reserve is well worth a visit. A quiet reserve, with three hides overlooking different types of habitat. Have been here twice recently and on both occasions had amazing views of the marsh harriers from Reedbed Hide. Have also seen kingfishers, reed buntings and a...More

Thank TEF
Reviewed 16 May 2016

I've been coming to this place for years, it is a wonderful little treasure, and an easy walk. There are places to park bicycles in the reserve. Make sure you don't leave valuables in your car, as thieves have targeted this car park in the...More

1  Thank Bbear5678
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We have been coming here for many years, both with and without our four now-grown-up children, and it is always a pleasant place to enjoy the peace and quiet. The boarded walkways are well constructed, and slip-proofed for much of the way around the walking...More

Thank LesleyJennings
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

This has always been a favourite walking area odf mine now my partner also enjoys where we often are able to walk and enjoy the unique area. The area is well copiced , hives and viewing areas also well maintained. Only 4 stars as only...More

1  Thank stevHerts
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