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Formby Red Squirrel Reserve

Victoria Road, Freshfield, Formby, Merseyside, L37 1LJ

Tel: +44 (0)1704 878591

Fax: +44 (0)1704 835378

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Formby Red Squirrel Reserve

Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Car parking£5.70 per ticket
Coach Parking£50.00 per ticket
Mini bus parking£18.00 per ticket

All groups must book in advance
No coach bookings at weekends due to congestion
Free admission to members on production of a group membership card
Free parking to groups booking guided walks

Extras - Treat yourself to your very own fluffy squirrel: £3.00. Post your day to a friend far away. Postcards: 25p. Use our audioguide to dip into fascinating Formby: £1 hire charge. Be a high tech treasure hunter and try Geocaching for free!

About

Red squirrels, natterjacks, prehistoric footprints and miles of coastal walks are just waiting to be discovered - part of National Trust Formby's amazing and ever changing landscape.

Enjoy breathtaking sea views; head out on a bracing coastal walk or find out about Formby's fascinating coastal history with links to asparagus growing and the early days of aviation.

Whether you want to walk, run or ride there's something for everyone at Formby, the perfect place to get outdoors and active.

There is a fantastic variety of events to enjoy at Formby. Now you can book your tickets through VisitLiverpool its even easier to get involved.

Facilities

Other

  • Car Parking
  • Car Parking Limit
  • Coach Parking
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Park Ranger
  • Picnic Facility
  • Schools Accepted
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2020
  • Excellent
    303
  • Very Good
    120
  • Average
    29
  • Poor
    19
  • Terrible
    6

Recent Reviews:

  • NinaTom
    Standish, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Lovely Little Forest
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 7th September 2020
    A lovely place to stroll around, keeping an eye out for our little friends. 3yo loved running around and enjoying the forest and dunes located nearby. Read full review
  • jakmak007
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Sunshine
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th September 2020
    Bit disappointed that there were no squirrels when I went as I was looking forward to Reliving my childhood memories. The poor squirrels always seem to be unwell. I had a lovely walk with my elderly... Read full review
  • JLWoods1
    Chorley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Toilets closed
    3 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th November 2020
    Beautiful and peaceful woodlands with designated walks to follow. We only saw two squirrels though. Pushchair accessible. Disappointed that although charges applicable for carpark the toilets were... Read full review

Map & Directions

Opening Times

2020 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

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