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Murton Trust

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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What a good use of an oldGravel pit.

Having read the information, this is a family run affair , who have created a nature haven... read more

Reviewed August 17, 2018
highlandgardener
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Inverness, United Kingdom
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Good day out

Cafe prices but expensive if a family and not many choices for children. Good walk round park... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
BettyL1421
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Come and enjoy a walk or leisurely stroll around our extensive nature reserve. Our beautiful lochs and wetlands are home to a wide variety of birds and wildfowl and there is a well-maintained network of paths that everyone can enjoy whatever the...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Arbroath Road, Forfar DD8 2RZ, Scotland
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+44 1307 819491
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Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Visited here today had a small breakfast which was OK but disappointed that it didn't come with beans or tomato but could pay extra for it. My wife had toastie with salad and sorry to say but the salad was very disappointing. Have had better...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Having read the information, this is a family run affair , who have created a nature haven. Sandmartins nest on human made sites. Several species of waders also use it for breeding Plenty of view points. And easy amble of about 2 hours. Stop ,...More

Thank highlandgardener
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Cafe prices but expensive if a family and not many choices for children. Good walk round park. Again can be costly to see animals, but plenty other activities to do on way round.

Thank BettyL1421
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We are frequent visitors to the cafe and reserve which are excellent BUT we decided to take our 3 and 7 year old grandchildren to the farm as they were keen to see the animals. The first few enclosures were overgrown . There were some...More

Thank Jean C
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

we had a itison voucher so made a day out packed a picnic to spend the day there wen5 not going to happen. we arrived at the reception the staff were really nice we saw there was bags of grain for sale so we bought...More

2  Thank Colin C
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Lovely lunch - Nice home made soup and a lovely cheese scone served by nice friendly staff - and a bonus have a wander round and meet all the friendly animals

Thank Frazer B
Reviewed July 11, 2018

We had the nature reserve to ourselves - spotted deer, lapwings and cygnets. The wild flower meadow is gorgeous, full of insect life - bees buzzing about, butterflies and damsel flies. There is no charge to visit the reserve but you may make a donation,...More

Thank Sally W
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great place to take young kids. Some small farm animals. Great trampolines to play on. Nice walk with lovely scenery. Very nice coffee shop with fantastic cakes.

Thank dellulahlaura
Reviewed June 19, 2018

we visit Murton several times a year. Its a great place for wildlife, for a gentle walk or just watching the birds flock around the parkland. it also has a lovely restaurant and small farm where the kids can get close to the animals and...More

Thank Toshvalley
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Do NOT waste your money. We took my 4 year old grandson to see the animals, very disappoint indeed.. had to walk for miles to find any animals and what we saw wasn’t worth the walk! Chickens, the larger farm animals were miles away -...More

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