Swan at Pitsford Water

The nature reserve at Pitsford Water Park is an excellent setting for those who enjoy bird watching, with purpose built hides and a nature trail.

Pitsford Water Park is a designated site of Special Scientific Interest .

  • The diverse habitat includes scrub and wetland, supporting populations of insects, birds, mammals and amphibians as well as rare plants.
  • There are bird hides, some of which are accessible to wheelchair users, and a self guided walk.
  • Regular events and activities are held on the nature reserves and volunteers are always welcome. More information can be found on the website links below.

There are small nature reserves at Ravensthorpe and Hollowell reservoirs with access restricted to Pitsford Nature Reserve season ticket holders only.