One of our largest nature reserves located in the spectacular wild landscape of the Staffordshire Moorlands
Get close to nature
Wild open moorlands, ancient bluebell woods, wildflower meadows and wetlands ringing with birdsong, Staffordshire Wildlife Trust cares for a range of nature reserves, each one special and unique.
So what are you waiting for? Search for your nearest nature reserve below
COVID 19 Update
Our bird hides are currently open, but please can all visitors respect social distancing advice and other visitors.
Not easy to find but well worth the effort for its wildflowers and unrivalled views across the Manifold Valley
A pretty reserve with ancient woodlands and flower-rich grassland, located within a secluded river valley.*When visiting Cotton Dell, please read 'parking info' on this page*
A wetland oasis near the centre of Stafford and one of the country's best bird watching sites
Gentleshaw Common became Staffordshire Wildlife Trust's 27th nature reserve after we signed a 99-year lease with Lichfield District Council to manage the site. 'A haven for a whole host…
Actually three parcels of land; Swineholes Wood, Black Heath and Casey Banks; all within close proximity to each other
One of the county's best flower-rich hay meadows
Breathtaking views, amazing wildlife, a place to explore - the gateway to Staffordshire’s Peak District
A spectacular reserve of grassland and valley woodland, situated where the Rivers Hamps and Manifold meet