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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
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    299
  • Very Good
    114
  • Average
    26
  • Poor
    17
  • Terrible
    6

Recent Reviews:

  • alsoknownasmummy
    Bradford, United Kingdom
    Great dog walk
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 6th October 2019
    Great walk with the kids and dog. Bring cash for the coffee truck. We even spotted a red squirrel. Lovely well looked after beach. We will be back in summer. Read full review
  • Xedos1
    Cawood, United Kingdom
    On National Trust land
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 7th October 2019
    A small fenced off wooded area where they are trying to encourage red squirrels. There is a very short circular walk around it. We didn't see any squirrels. Pleasant enough, but only worthwhile... Read full review
  • 502brianr
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    A good day out for the family
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 11th December 2019
    The squirrel reserve is situated in Formby in the middle of Pinewoods and very near to the beach. Once apon a time there was a vast number of Red Squirrels but the Pinewood s we’re invaded by Grey... Read full review

Map & Directions

Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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