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RSPB Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay Nature Reserve

Type: Nature Reserve

Myers Farm
Storrs Lane
Silverdale
Lancashire
LA5 0SW

Tel: 01524 701 601

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Copyright Ben Hall (rspb-images.com)
Come and discover some very special wildlife at RSPB Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay. This popular nature reserve is home to a variety of wonderful creatures – from birds and bugs to bats and otters. If you are lucky, you may even spot our largest resident, the red deer.

There’s plenty to do at Leighton Moss - explore nature trails, take a stroll around our sensory garden, treat yourself in our gift shop and enjoy a home-made meal in our award-winning café. We pride ourselves on sourcing high quality, fresh, local produce.

There’s also a ‘fledgling’ menu for the kids. With 100% of the profits helping to give nature a home, it’s the perfect excuse to enjoy a delicious cake with a pot of refreshing Fairtrade tea or coffee. Also, you can get 10% discount in the café if you travel to the nature reserve by public transport or by bike.

Children can have great fun discovering nature by taking part in seasonal activity quizzes or turning detective with our Wildlife Explorer Backpacks, available all year round. During school holidays, a range of special family events are held for all ages.

Set within the Arnside and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Leighton Moss is a fantastic place to get up close to nature and admire stunning scenery at any time of year.

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Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction

Awards

  • Sub-Regional AwardsTaste Lancashire Highest Quality Assured Taste Lancashire Highest Quality Assured 2012
  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) Green Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) 2014
  • Sub-Regional Awards Sustainable Tourism Award 2008
  • National Awards***Member of Marketing Lancashire ***Member of Marketing Lancashire 2014
  • Sub-Regional AwardsLancashire Tourism Awards 2016 - Finalist Lancashire Tourism Awards 2016 - Finalist 2016

Opening Times

Reserve open from dawn to dusk. The Visitor Centre opening times are shown below (1 Feb 2017 - 30 Nov 2017)
DayTimes
Monday09:3017:00*
Tuesday09:3017:00*
Wednesday09:3017:00*
Thursday09:3017:00*
Friday09:3017:00*
Saturday09:3017:00*
Sunday09:3017:00*
Reserve open from dawn to dusk. The Visitor Centre opening times are shown below (1 Dec 2017 - 31 Jan 2018)
DayTimes
Monday09:3016:30*
Tuesday09:3016:30*
Wednesday09:3016:30*
Thursday09:3016:30*
Friday09:3016:30*
Saturday09:3016:30*
Sunday09:3016:30*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.00 per ticket
Arrive by Public Transport or BikeFree
Child (first child and under 5's free)£3.50 per ticket
Concession£4.50 per ticket
Disabled people with a carerFree
MembersFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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