Otter

Andy Rouse/2020VISION

A quiet woodland nature reserve

Location

South of the village of Trebullett and Launceston
Launceston
A static map of Armstrong Wood

Know before you go

Size
9 hectares

Grazing animals

No

Walking trails

Way marked circular trail (approximately

Access

Footpath around the reserve which becomes steep at some points. Terrain can be difficult at points. Contact the Trust for disabled access information.

Dogs

No dogs permitted

When to visit

Opening times

Open at all times

Best time to visit

April to July

About the reserve

This is a mixed reserve, with some oak woodland, grassland and wetland. The meadows, managed as traditional hay meadows, are alive with colourful flowers and insects in summer. The silver-washed fritillary, the largest of this family of butterflies to be found in Cornwall, can be seen here. Otters are known to use the river and leats

Contact us

Cornwall Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 01872 273939