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Marsland Valley

Two large, steep sided valleys with mixed oak woodland

This reserve consists of two large, steep-sided valleys with mixed oak woodland, traditional hay meadows, wildflower meadows and coastline. Roe deer are found here. The purple hairstreak butterfly can be found here in late July and August

Species and habitats

Habitats
Grassland, Heathland, Woodland

Nearby nature reserves

Marsland
1 miles - Devon Wildlife Trust
Meresfelle
5 miles - Devon Wildlife Trust
Lower Lewdon
5 miles - Cornwall Wildlife Trust

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Reserve information

Location
Near Welcome Mouth
Croyde
Cornwall
Map reference
SS 232 172
Best time to visit
Jan - Dec
Get directions
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Public transport
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Opening Times
Open at all times
Size
186.00 hectares
Access
No

Contact the Trust for further access information. A permit is required.
Parking
Limited parking on the right on the track leading to the reserve at SS 217 169. Parking elsewhere is not possible without obstructing access
Dogs
Dogs allowed
Grazing animals
Yes
Reserve manager
Cornwall Wildlife Trust
Tel: 01872 273939
peter.kent@cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk

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