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Explore Nagshead Nature Reserve
(Average user rating: 5 unrated 4.5/5)

Visitor Centre at Nagshead Nature Reserve. Forest of Dean

A small carpark serves the Nature Reserve which is a joint project with the RSPB.

A daily bulletin board lets you know which species of birds may be seen in the locality.

There are two wildlife hides and two waymarked walking trails which can be found near the centre.

The centre is manned by volunteers and is not open all year round, please contact the local RSPB office for more details 01594 562852.



What do other visitors say?

4 Stars 4 Stars

Came across this reserve by accident. Took a wrong turning. Nice drive up to the centre, it was raining so we sat on the car park but still manged two tree creeper, hawfinch and 3 crossbills. Can't wait to go back in better weather.

Curly1950, 21/Feb/2015
5 Stars 5 Stars

A visit to this reserve was recommended by a volunteer from the RSPB. We were told that it was full of wildlife including wild boar. Whilst on our visit we were fortunate to see a female wild boar and her seven babies, an experience we shall never forget. It was magical and we would all highly recommend a visit.

Jade, 12/Aug/2013

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Last updated: 10/26/2015

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What's Here?

  • Educational
  • Wildlife
  • Picnic
  • picnic tables located by the centre
  • Walking
  • two trails and woodland to explore
More about what's here


OS Grid ref: SO607085

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West England District
0300 067 4800

Opening & Parking

Opening Times:
8am - 5.00pm
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