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How to get here

By bicycle (Sustrans cycle route)

By train

Burscough, Preston and Southport.

By bus

Bus number 2 from Preston and Southport stops at the Hundred End junction on Shore Road approximately twice-hourly (hourly on Sundays and Bank Holidays). Take a walk of one mile (1.5 km) north on the public footpath to reach the reserve.

By road

There is a small car park (open from 8 am to 6 pm) at the end of the (private) Dib Road. Take Shore Road from Banks or Hesketh Bank. The turning is the first on the right after leaving Hesketh Bank and the first on the left after passing the Hundred End junction.

Sat nav POI file

If you have a satellite navigation system that can accept POI files, please see our POI page for a download link and instructions.

Other ways to get to the reserve

Access is via a network of public footpaths from Hesketh Bank, Hundred End and Banks villages.

Contact us

  • Tel: 01704 226190

Where is it?

  • Lat/lng: 53.719548,-2.876604
  • Grid reference: SD422251
  • Nearest town: Southport, Merseyside
  • County: Lancashire
  • Country: England

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