Know before you go
Site is fairly flat with some gentle slopes. Wheelchair access will be restricted to the level pasture but even this is likely to be very bumpy. Wellies are advisable in wet weather
Public footpaths around the reserve which are accessible for wheelchair and pushchairs. Terrain can be difficult at some points and stout footwear is recommended especially in poorer conditions.
When to visit
Opening timesOpen at all times
Best time to visitApril to August
About the reserve
Windmill Farm Nature Reserve on The Lizard comprises grassland and heathland with some scrub, bog, swamp and hedgerow. The construction of two ponds and a scrape have provided habitat, together with arable crops for birds. The adult marsh fritillary may be seen on the wing from mid-April to July. The reserve contains a 17th century windmill, Bronze Age barrows and Second World War pill boxes