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Formby Red Squirrel Reserve

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

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 396 reviews396 reviews

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

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    253
  • Very Good
    100
  • Average
    25
  • Poor
    13
  • Terrible
    5

Recent Reviews:

  • Nici D
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Lovely place
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th June 2018
    Take your kids and see they lovely nature reserve in Formby. It's clean and place keep it this way. Friendly rangers will help you if you need advice. Read full review
  • David M
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    soggy stroll
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 3rd June 2018
    had a nice stroll around the reserve yesterday in the hope of getting a glance of a red squirrel but it wasn't to be as it was damp and wet however it didn't dampen my enthusiasm to explore the paths... Read full review
  • karenbell60
    Preston, United Kingdom
    lovely beach and walks
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 28th May 2018
    didn't see any squirrels but had a fab walk along the beach and walked through the woodlands good day out you only pay to park £6.00 Read full review

Map & Directions

Opening Times

2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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