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Warnham Local Nature Reserve

Warnham Discovery Trail

Follow our children's activity trail

A colourful wildflower meadow at Warnham Local Nature Reserve

Follow our walking trails through wildflower meadows, natural habitats and around the Mill Pond

COVID-19 update: Local restrictions are in place. Please follow the guidance for Tier 2 when you visit our sites.

  • Reserve: Open daily until 4.00pm
  • Toilet: One facility for general use
  • Bird Hides: Closed
  • Cafe: Closed
  • Access to the reserve remains via a temporary path leading from the main car park.
    Please DO NOT try to access the fenced construction area surrounding the new Discovery Hub building.

Cafe and visitor centre

The Warnham Local Nature Reserve Visitor Centre is open to all visitors, whether or not you decide to go into the reserve. In the exhibition room you’ll find a display of work by local artists and live footage from cameras in our nest boxes around the reserve. Stop off at Herons Rest Café for a hot drink and a snack after your walk.

The cafe and visitor centre is run by the Friends of Warnham Local Nature Reserve.

Toilets and facilities

The Visitor Centre and Café has toilets, baby change facilities and a disabled toilet.

There is seating available inside and an outside courtyard and picnic area.

Food can only be consumed in the picnic area and courtyard.