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Guided Walks at WWT Martin Mere

Type:Guided Walk

WWT Martin Mere, Fish Lane, Burscough, Nr Ormskirk, Lancashire, L40 0TA

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Guided Walks at WWT Martin Mere

Every Tuesday and Thursday, join one of the expert volunteers for a guided walk around the reserve.

The wetlands are full of activity as the months get colder, and the reserve is joined by migratory birds such as the pink-footed geese, shelducks, and wigeons.  For an additional activity during your visit, take part in a guided winter walk around the grounds and reserve with one of the expert volunteers.  They'll tell you all about the history of the site and the wildlife you can see as you explore, including information about the amazing whooper swans and their amazing migration journey from Iceland to Martin Mere.  You'll also be given some tips and tricks on bird watching and how to identify certain species around the reserve.
 

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Season (2 Nov 2023 - 7 Mar 2024)
DayTimes
Tuesday - Thursday10:30
13:00

Prices

Normal admission prices into the centre apply, with members entering free.

Directions

Road Directions

Follow A59 towards Preston. Through Burscough Village turn left immediately after the railway bridge onto Red Cat Lane. Follow for one mile, Martin Mere is on left.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest railway station is Burscough Bridge station. Martin Mere is 1.5 miles from station. Signposted walk, approximately 30 mins, or can get taxi from Burscough Village. Cyclists are always welcome at Martin Mere.

The centre is signposted from Junction 8, M61, Junction 3 on M58 and Junction 27 on M6.

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