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Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston

(3.2/5 based on 900+ reviews on the web)
Boasting a floating tourist village that rests on a flood-plain, Brockholes Nature Reserve was bought by the National Trust in 2007 and opened to the public in 2011. Walk the footpaths through the surrounding woodlands, pools, and reed beds. The floating village received a civic award for sustainability as well as recognition for commercial and public access. Make Brockholes Nature Reserve a centerpiece of your Preston vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Preston travel itinerary planner.
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  • Brockholes nature reserve was the ideal place to have a renewed wedding vow service and party, easy accessible from the m6 with loads of hotels near by, friendly staff at the venue, nothing to much tr...  more »
  • Brockholes is a wonderful place to get close to nature. The open water, ponds and woodland are home to birds, small mammals, plants and fungi. It's great for strolling and taking photos. Access is eas...  more »
  • We visited Brockholes on a Saturday early in March. It didn't affect us, but we can imagine some people would be caught out and upset that dogs aren't permitted on site. We perhaps should have picked ...  more »