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RSPB Lodmoor,

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Lodmoor Country Park Preston Beach Road, Weymouth DT4 7SX, England
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Had yet another walk around this site again this holiday. And another 1st with the least sandpiper... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
David T
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Derby, United Kingdom
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RSPB Lodmoor

We had a nice long walk through the Lodmoor Bird Reserve today, stopping to watch the birds along... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Wendy E
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Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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“reed beds” (4 reviews)
“canada geese” (2 reviews)
“the reserve” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Lodmoor Country Park Preston Beach Road, Weymouth DT4 7SX, England
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Had yet another walk around this site again this holiday. And another 1st with the least sandpiper, and then some good finds included bearded tits, Kingfishers, great white egret, the only downside to the reserve is that dog walkers leave alot of poo behind on...More

Thank David T
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We had a nice long walk through the Lodmoor Bird Reserve today, stopping to watch the birds along the way. It looked like we saw a young snow goose there today. We saw coots, moorhens, geese, little grebes, tufted ducks, teal, little egrets and great...More

Thank Wendy E
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We were walking through this reserve and saw the most incredible birds of prey hunting and flying in to the reed beds. Identified them as Marsh Harriers visiting for the summer. Absolutely stunning site to see with the backdrop of Weymouth bay. We stayed and...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

After a walk at a nearby country Park, we came here for a longer walk. Hoping to see birds and other wildlife, we were not disappointed. Ducks, swans and herons on the wetlands were easily seen, with rabbits and moles/voles in the undergrowth and butterflies...More

Thank Helen H
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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

No visitor centre no shop but who cares as this is a great place to see wildlife just off the seafront with a handy carpark next door.

Thank cliff d
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

Another great place for any bird watcher as you never know what you mite see, love listening to the water rails here and if lucky even get to see one, marsh harriers are nice to watch here hunting over the Reed beds well worth a...More

Thank David T
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

Reserve on the outskirtrs of Weymouth (1.5km) with a very easy flat walk along the promenade to get to. Local car parking also provided. A circular path from the car park is suitable for wheelchairs and is approximately 2 miles. Few information boards. Lots of...More

Thank Martyn R
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

We were staying at the Premier Inn and popped over to RSPB Lodmoor for a quick look on the way back from somewhere else. We were amazed how quiet it was and what an amazing range of bird life it had. Wished we could have...More

Thank MJHibbett
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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited her a couple of times during our stay in Weymouth. Park at the pay and display car-park near the entrance, height restriction, or at the nearby Lodmoor Country Park pay and display. A couple of hours is sufficient to complete...More

Thank Highland-Birder
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

Set back from the main route into Weymouth,This place is a truely ,relaxing ,Wildlife haven....you can follow a clearly marked path around the perimeter of the RSPB Lodmoor Reserve,amongst tall reed beds & Lakes.there are several wooden memorial benches for Picnics,relaxing with excellent views either...More

Thank Peter m
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