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Woods Mill nature reserve

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Terrific Place To Spend a Few Hours

Excellent nature reserve, nice walks, interesting things to look at and wonderfully helpful people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matthew P
A diverse area to explore

We visited the nature reserve on a Saturday afternoon and had a peaceful walk exploring the various... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Ludlow, United Kingdom
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Woods Mill Shoreham Road, Henfield BN5 9SD, England
+44 1273 492630
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent nature reserve, nice walks, interesting things to look at and wonderfully helpful people who know loads of stuff.

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 4 September 2018

An easy place to delight the family and it's free! Most of the trails around this reserve have good surfaces to walk along and provide a variety of interesting habitats to observe the wildlife. Although not essential, you will get even more out of your...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely nature reserve in West Sussex with free parking. Well laid out paths and maps. You can do a very pleasant circular walk right round the reserve. At the end a footpath goes across which allows you to extend your walk. Seats at intervals and...More

Thank Rodkoi
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We visited the nature reserve on a Saturday afternoon and had a peaceful walk exploring the various habitats (lake, woodland, meadows and rough pasture). The only animal life we saw were a couple of butterflies and a fieldmouse (revealed when we lifted a small metal...More

Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed 17 August 2018

I had heard so many good things about this place so me and a friend took our kids there today. its potentially so lovely, but there isn't anyone collecting any donations from visitors and as a result they don't have the money for upkeep. All...More

Thank cazz28
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Good trails and quite a bit to look at A really good place for kids to run and let off steam but also a nice place for us oldies to have a stroll I would imagine it could be a bit muddy in the winter...More

Thank Scowp
Reviewed 7 May 2018

I attended a one-day small mammal course here and it was the first time I'd been to the reserve. It's very well looked after, there are lots of critters around even though they're quite clever at hiding themselves away. We heard a nightingale and many...More

Thank juliemac1012
Reviewed 24 April 2018

My second visit in a week to this gem of a nature reserve. It is obvious that this reserve is very well maintained for the wildlife that is finding it so difficult to survive in the surrounding area. The flora in the wood is always...More

1  Thank Colin U
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Well worth a visit! A real oasis of calm and peace. Lovely setting, met really nice families with spellbound children!

1  Thank travellingrose2018
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This reserve is small and therefore best suited for the young. It offers opportunities to photographers to shoot birds, small mammals and butterflies. Deers if you are very lucky, but I have been twice and managed onliy to catch some butterfly pictures. Probably my fault....More

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Lynda F
8 March 2015|
Response from Sinead W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no dogs are allowed as it's a wildlife trust. Even though there are people that do much worse damage than dogs can.