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Facilities

  • Car park : 120 spaces including disabled parking bays; two blue badge spaces adjacent to the visitor facilities. Accessed with a RADAR key and signposted from the roadside. No charges but donations are welcome. Level gravel surface. Automatically-operated gate – opening times are as follows: 1 October to end of February, 7 am to 6.30 pm. 1 March to 31 May, 7 am to 7.30 pm. 1 June to 30 September, 6 am to 10 pm. An alternative car park managed by Natural England at Ashcott Corner is open outside of these times.
  • Group bookings accepted
  • Guided walks available
  • Remote location
  • Good for walking
  • Pushchair friendly

Viewing points

Two open air viewing platforms, five roofed viewing screens and one raised hide.

Nature trails

Access is via the public footpath, or the main track which follows the old Glastonbury to Highbridge railway line. The old railway line leads to viewing areas, walkways (approximately 360 m), some accessible by wheelchair users. Additional trails on rougher terrain extend to cover 3.6 miles (5.8 km).

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Where is it?

  • Lat/lng: 51.151166,-2.791024
  • Postcode: BA6 9SX
  • Grid reference: ST449397
  • Nearest town: Glastonbury, Somerset
  • County: Somerset
  • Country: England

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