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Woodwalton Fen

A Natural England wood
Cambridgeshire

Woodwalton Fen

Size:
143.19 ha (353.83 acres)
Grid ref:
TL233845
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This is a nature reserve made comprising of grass paths, tranquil waterways, meadows, reedbed and woodland providing a haven for fenland wildlife, and houses many vulnerable and rare species. Woodwalton Fen is now one of only four remaining fragments of the ancient fens.The reserve is bustling with wildlife throughout the year. The nature trail information describes the 3 way-marked trails you can follow to experience the different features of the reserve. There are several waymarked trails at Woodwalton Fen taking in the key features of the site, including the Rothschild Bungalow, Great Fen view and bird hides. They are all on wide grass paths that can be muddy and undulating, depending on the time of year and weather.