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Ham Wall Nature Reserve

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Ashcott Road | Meare, Glastonbury BA6 9SX, England
+44 7866 554142
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Brilliant

Great place to walk the dog enjoy seeing the birds and it is really peaceful place to visit with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sianowenjones
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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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Great place to watch starlings

We went to watch the starlings murmuration and it did not disappoint. Such helpful and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Emma317537
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“ham” (24 reviews)
“bird watchers” (8 reviews)
“white egrets” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Ashcott Road | Meare, Glastonbury BA6 9SX, England
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+44 7866 554142
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to walk the dog enjoy seeing the birds and it is really peaceful place to visit with friends family and to visit as a tourist

Thank sianowenjones
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to watch the starlings murmuration and it did not disappoint. Such helpful and knowledgeable staff on hand to explain things.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for first time on cold day bit windy but great place. You need wellies if you go off path. Great staff very friendly pointing us in right direction etc. Great walks with loads to see

Thank eigbob
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We returned for the Murmurations but the starlings were not very cooperative, no close encounters this time but the other bird life was terrific

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Went on this guided walk at 0700 on Sunday 13 January. Really great experience - the 2 volunteer guides were knowledgeable and amiable and enabled us to enjoy the walk and immerse ourselves in the experience. The starlings starting to move made an amazing impact...More

Thank Martin H
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

A lovely bird sanctuary, plenty of walks, lots to see - but take your binoculars and a good camera! Not ideal for young kids (unless they're really into nature!) We went to see the Starlings Murmurating at Sunset. Loads of cars, loads of people, but...More

Thank Bobtdiver
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

We arrived to find hundreds of others with the same idea - to see the murmuration of starlings. A volunteer helped us find a space in the car park and another gave us information as to the best place to go to see the murmuration....More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

As locals, we visit fairly regularly to walk the dogs. It is very well set up now that there is a large car park (paid) and a little information hut, but the one thing that is missing is a dog bin. There are plenty of...More

Thank nickygUk
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

This place is pure magic for nature lovers. We often go to watch the starling murmurations in the winter; with the sun setting and the moon rising and mist rising from the rhynes it is unbelievably beautiful. It is equally lovely all year with many...More

Thank Terri S
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

We have been visiting Ham Wall for years but it has really improved recently, now a decent car park, toilets and even (machine) coffee available! Good viewing platforms and hides and nice flat paths for us oldies! They are very keen on encouraging children's interest...More

1  Thank Marie H
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