Know before you go
Entry feeFree access
Grazing animalsYes - cattle and sheep. The sheep are grazing during September & October 2019. The path is closed during grazing but the rest of the reserve is open.
Access to the reserve is open at all times, visitors are advised to keep to the marked tracks. Contact the Trust for more information.
When to visit
Opening timesOpen at all times
Best time to visitApril to August
About the reserve
The main habitat on this reserve is sand-brown heath, one of the rarest habitats in the county. In addition, there is also some conifer plantation. Specialised sand-land plants include field mouse-ear and shepherd's cress. The fauna includes sand wasps and common lizards, and the bird community is diverse.