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Address: Townsend Causeway, Goole, England
Phone Number: 1405 704665
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Never been here before, what a fantastic reserve. On reaching the reception building we found everyone very informative and helpful. Within minutes we were looking at Marsh... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
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Hull
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Never been here before, what a fantastic reserve. On reaching the reception building we found everyone very informative and helpful. Within minutes we were looking at Marsh Harriers flying around, brilliant. All the observation hides are close to the reception. They are all worth visiting. We spotted many different birds including a pair of Montague Harriers. Well done RSBP.

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

Nature as it should be seen.So much to enjoy from rare tree sparrows to the magnificent harriers hunting over the marshes. You don't have to be an anorak to enjoy the spectacular wildlife.

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Hull, East Yorks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

This was our 1st visit & it is now very well signposted after turning offf M62 at junction 36. The RSPB have done a great job here.This is a compact, well designed reserve, not far for anyone to walk with all but one hide accessible to wheelchairs or buggies on flat wide paths. The hides are large-plenty of viewing windows... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Not been to the reserve for 20 years . Its not changed much apart from now having a toilet block and decent car park . But who needs change when its such a great place to see birds . A good number of hides overlooking the pools and a small visitor centre . Worth the effort to get there .

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

After not visiting Blacktoft for a few years we went last week and after only a few short minutes we were so happy we had made our return. What a brilliant place for bird watching and wildlife. Blacktoft is filled with everything you need for great day out including lovely people we will be making this a regular! there are... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Visited on a sunny afternoon in late december. Plenty of people around, very friendly and great excitement caused by two bearded tits right next to the path. Six hides, lovely peaceful place. Toilets and picnic tables. The main reception is only open weekends in the winter so didnt get a much needed hot drink...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

we went to see the harriers and we were not disappointed. cold grey day but we enjoyed the visit... other birdwatchers very sociable and helpful..

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Goole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

if you're a keen bird watcher or a general nature lover then this is a great place to visit. Tranquil, packed with wild-life including a host of bird species, frogs & newts. A great place for an afternoon out with the family then finish it off with lunch in one of the many local pubs nearby. Free car parking too.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This place is brilliant. The wildlife seems to be so active. I have never seen so many marsh harriers in one place at the same time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Good place to explore with the family, back the way it used to be. Just being part of nature! Kids enjoyed watching the Marsh Harrier amongst others. Very enjoyable

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Address: Townsend Causeway, Goole, England
Phone Number: 1405 704665
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  East Riding of Yorkshire  >  Goole

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