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RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve

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Nice local walk

Lovely on a sunny day. At least 3 hides and well maintained paths and gates etc. Decent section is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
NicScul
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London, United Kingdom
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A good visit, despite the effects of the drought

After a fascinating first visit at Easter 2017, a friend and I returned to Frampton Marsh this year... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MrAndrewHaynes
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London, United Kingdom
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Experience the wonders of the Wash on the RSPB's fantastic Frampton Marsh reserve.Bring the family and take out a Wildlife Explorer backpack for fun activities around the site. Admire the view from the sea bank and see the fantastic wildlife of the...more
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Frampton Roads | Frampton, Boston PE20 1AY, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely on a sunny day. At least 3 hides and well maintained paths and gates etc. Decent section is wheel chair / pram accessible. There is a high bank which is great for views to sea & Norfolk on a clear day Used to be...More

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Chris A, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, we hope you enjoyed your walk. You don't need to be a member to visit the reserve, but if you want to go onto the reserve paths there is a modest entry fee. Access to public rights of way remains...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

After a fascinating first visit at Easter 2017, a friend and I returned to Frampton Marsh this year and found that the long spell of hot, dry weather had dried up the reserve’s marshes and greatly reduced the size of its wader pools. Nevertheless, there...More

Thank MrAndrewHaynes
Chris A, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review, yes it is a bit dry! The long hot summer has naturally affected the amount of water present, but as you say we are still packing in the birds. I hope that despite the distance you will be back again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bit of a rough lane to get to the car park, but worth it. A small centre building with a few toilets, seating area and RSPB merchandise. There is a machine to buy hot drinks, and they sell limited sandwiches but mainly snacks such as...More

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Chris A, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your nice review. A shame the spoonbills had gone, but that is wildlife for you! Hope you will come back again soon, maybe the spoonbills will be waiting for you then.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited many times with our grandchildren. We particularly like the Easter trails and other little competitions they organise. Staff have good knowledge and are always pleasant to visitors. Opportunity to choose a couple of different routes around the site and enjoy a pleasant walk....More

Thank haloftermtravel
RSPB_Frampton_Marsh, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review. Great to hear you and your grandchildren enjoy the reserve so much. Hope you come back again soon. We will have a special Halloween trail for the October half term!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been several times and during school hols many good events for children to take part in plus gets you out the fresh air for a lovely walk, plus the RSPB staff are very happy to talk about the birds that are flying about which captures...More

Thank Jason S
Chris A, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. We do love to put on events and activities for the kids, to get them more interested in nature. Hope you and your family come back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We managed a very rare sighting on this visit. Always something to see. Well maintained reserve, great volunteers and staff, always helpful.

Thank Tracey W
Chris A, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, and so glad you got to see the (I assume) stilt sandpiper. Great also to hear how helpful our staff and volunteers were. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to bird watch. Easy footpaths. Various hides. Car parking. A small centre with loos where you can purchase coffee and snacks. We have been twice and there has always been someone in the centre to advise if you need it.

Thank haze537
Chris A, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. Our visitor centre volunteers are always happy to greet people, chat, and lend a hand if they can.Hope you come back and visit for your third time soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good family nature outing. Nice quiet and relaxing adventure in nature. Good for dog walkers/ photographers/ hikers/families.Lots of places to stop and take invarious sites, places to sit, photography hives etc.

Thank sueblackburn150
Chris A, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, great to know you had a good time. Hope you will come back and visit us again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great place to see the famous 'Wash' and salt marsh flats, that this area is famous for. A very helpful and informative RSPB rep, gave us many interesting facts and although the lack of rainfall and time of year, meant a limited...More

Thank filmstuff53
RSPB_Frampton_Marsh, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review, and we are very glad you enjoyed your visit. The number and variety of birds on the reserve does depend a lot with the time of year, weather and tides. If numbers are your thing, come back to us in...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great place. Staff welcoming. Ideal day out or just for a few hours. Good for beginners or the knowledgable. Plus they have events on at certain times of the year.

Thank geoffers26
Chris A, Visitor Experience Manager at RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. Hope you come back and visit us again soon!

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Otter139
31 March 2018|
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Response from RSPB_Frampton_Marsh | Property representative |
Currently the visitor centre does not have a full café. We serve hot and cold drinks, light snacks and filled rolls.
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