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Formby Red Squirrel Reserve

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

Tel: +44 (0)1704 878591

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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
    • Excellent
      303
    • Very Good
      123
    • Average
      29
    • Poor
      20
    • Terrible
      8

    Recent Reviews:

    • Travellingja
      Wordsley, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      No squirrels
      2 of 5 stars
      Monday, 24th January 2022
      The area is lovely , and great for a walk- but don’t expect to see any squirrels 🐿. They aren’t fed any more due to an outbreak of squirrel pox, and they have left the reserve. Read full review
    • ian_dempster
      Wigan, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      No squirrels
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 20th March 2022
      Went to see the red squirrels as never visited before. Its a lovely wooded area to walk and meander to the beach but sadly no longer any red squirrels Read full review
    • Sheila M
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Disappointing
      1 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 27th March 2022
      Very disappointed went for the first time,absolutely loveseeing squirrels and we did not even see one here.We also spoke to other visitors and they didn't see any either. Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Opening Times

    2022 (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

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