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Tywardreath Marsh

The silted-up arm of a once tidal river, with an abundance of invertebrates.

Location

North of Par railway station
St Austell
A static map of Tywardreath Marsh

Know before you go

Size
1 hectare

Grazing animals

No

Walking trails

A bridleway and causewayed footpath, which can be wet and muddy run along the edge of this reserve

Access

Public footpath around the reserve. Terrain can be difficult at points, contact the Trust for disabled access information.

Dogs

Dogs permitted

When to visit

Opening times

Open at all times

Best time to visit

April to July

About the reserve

Tywardreath Marsh is the silted-up arm of a once tidal river and now supports marsh and woodland. The grey willow that grows here is the most widespread and common willow in the county. The area provides many invertebrates with an ideal habitat

Contact us

Cornwall Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 01872 273939