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Avon Gorge National Nature Reserve

Address: off North Road | Abbots Leigh, Bristol, England
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Ranked #69 of 99 Attractions in Bristol
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Activities: Rock climbing
Owner description: Part of Britain's National Trust, this reserve features scenic woodland and an Iron-Age hill fort...
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Activities: Rock climbing
Owner description: Part of Britain's National Trust, this reserve features scenic woodland and an Iron-Age hill fort, a place of historical interest and natural beauty.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Such beautiful views across Avon Gorge and Leigh Woods. I love going kestrel and falcon spotting there...or for a cheeky ice cream, and a leisurely stroll.

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Berrow, United Kingdom
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149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

Beautiful landscape, great for photography, really enjoyed the fresh air. Would recommend this to anyone who loves nature

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North Somerset, England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Personally, I recommend a cycle ride or walk along the Western bank of the Avon, or even up a steep path into the ancient Liegh Woods, for wildlife and natural habitat

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

a must see if visiting Bristol. probably best views are from the Clifton Suspension Bridge, but also nice from Clifton Downs (nice walks there) and from the footpaths on the other side, in the Leigh Woods National Nature Reserve. Look out for Peregrine Falcons!

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