One of our largest nature reserves located in the spectacular wild landscape of the Staffordshire Moorlands
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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.
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COVID 19 Update
Our bird hides are currently open, but please can all visitors respect social distancing advice and other visitors.
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*
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…
A lovely site for walking. A circular path takes you through a mix of habitats from open heath to woodland and provides excellent views towards Tittesworth Reservoir and The Roaches.
Actually three parcels of land; Swineholes Wood, Black Heath and Casey Banks; all within close proximity to each other
An important site part of the Leek Moors Site of Special Scientific Interest, South Pennine Moors Special Area of Conservation and the Peak District Moors Special Protected Area.
A hidden gem of a reserve, with possibly the finest display of bluebells in the County
One of the county's best flower-rich hay meadows
A network of small fields that have escaped degrading agricultural activities
Breathtaking views, amazing wildlife, a place to explore - the gateway to Staffordshire’s Peak District