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Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Ely

(4.6/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • Stumbled across this nature reserve whilst passing through Wicken. I'd definitely recommend visiting in summer rather than winter, because they close off a large chunk of one of the routes in winter d...  more »
  • We visited on a fine and warm day and so we were treated to views across the reed beds with blue skies overhead and birds soaring on the thermals. The wooded areas were full of butterflies and birdson...  more »
  • We visited on the hottest day of the year so far April 9th, and the absence of wind and cold air made the walks around the expertly marked trails easy. Because of the boggy nature of some of the grass...  more »
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  • A fab place for walking and cycling. Pretty flat throughout. A good place for a family day out on a suuny day.
  • One of my go to places. Lovely views and lots of wildlife. Walks of differing surfaces.
  • Beautiful place, something for everyone, from families to walkers. You can rent bikes and go for longer explorations. Loads to see and learn. Activities like boat rides, pond dipping, den building. It's wonderful! Bring the bug spray, I've been eaten alive!
  • Such a great place to visit with kids. Lovely cafe too and some great cycle routes, or boat trips if you fancy taking to the water.
  • The staff at Wicken Fen is are always friendly and helpful. There are different routes you can take depending on your ability and time constraints. The Boardwalk is wheelchair friendly, apart from the hides. The Boardwalk is also pushchair friendly at 1.2km or 3/4 mile long. The Nature Trail is 3.6km or 2 1/4 miles and you will require walking boots. The Adventurers' Trail 4.5km or 2 3/4 miles and walking boots or even wellingtons advisable on occasions.