Potteric Carr Nature Reserve, Doncaster

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  • We were just passing and decided to call in just to enjoy a short walk, wrong we spent two hours there and this was not enough. The layout and availability of many hives allowed us to view many of the...  more »
  • Easy to find as just off M180 - modern clean visitor centre with coffee, food, and toilets. One toilet at end of site (check if open) before you go round. Good selection of wildlife depending on time ...  more »
  • No prices on entry could only to be told how much it cost when at the entry door on entry to the reserve which was poorly signposted saw very little nature ie wildlife except for ducks for this I paid...  more »
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  • Yorkshire Wildlife Trust's flagship reserve, just off J3 of the M18 is a fantastic place to spend a day getting lost in nature and it's easy to forget how close you are to civilization. The cafe does fantastic bacon butties. There are options for the vegetation too. Miles of paths take you round ponds and through woodland where you may be lucky enough to spot a deer. It's kid friendly and a great place to visit whether a veteran wildlife spotter or total beginner.
  • Lovely scenery and a nice walk around the reserve, there is also a little cafe in the main building that sells vegan cakes (when in stock) and has a vegan breakfast option!
  • Amazing place, love the new eco friendly visitor centre, join Yorkshire wildlife trust and come here for free entry all year round, it's well worth it. Explore all the walks of varying lengths. Observe the deer if you are lucky and find the mud kitchen with the kids. Cafe is a must with delicious food on offer. The shop is great for bee friendly gifts and bug houses + lots more. There is so much to say about this fantastic place, if you like wildlife, birds and nature in general then you must come here.
  • It's a great place for young and old to explore, with brilliant dedicated staff.
  • lovely walk around.nice to see all the different bird's.had a nice bacon and egg sandwich in the cafe.

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