Top things to do in Spring

  1. Look out for our breeding common terns - we've got one of the largest colonies in the UK!
  2. Visit the wildlife garden and enjoy the sights, sounds and smells
  3. You might be lucky enough to spot brown hares boxing in the meadow

Top things to do in Summer

  1. Come and see our amazingly colourful wildlife like yellow wagtails and dragonflies
  2. Pack a picnic and enjoy the great outdoors - there are picnic tables in some choice spots
  3. Go pond dipping or join in a minibeast safari

Top things to do in Autumn

  1. Witness thousands of starlings stealing the show with their late afternoon roost
  2. Relax in the café with a bowl of homemade soup
  3. Children can burn off some energy in the adventure play area

Top things to do in Winter

  1. Pick up all your Christmas presents in our shop
  2. See massive flocks of birds scatter as peregrines fly above them
  3. Thousands of waterbirds assemble on the pools during winter

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Map of Saltholme

Map of Saltholme

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Date: 15 September 2010


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Bempton Cliffs

Towering chalk cliffs home to around half a million seabirds

Male bearded tit in tree

Newport Wetlands

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Fulmar gliding, Little Orme, Conwy

St Bees Head

Clifftop path leading to spectacular seabird colony

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