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Doxey Marshes Nature Reserve

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went for walks here with the family and our dog the wildlife around is extremely amazing always... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
FoundAPlace
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Stafford, United Kingdom
Lovely easy walking through the Doxey Marshes with a wide range of birdlife on display.

I was staying quite close by the marshes and walked there on a number of occasions during my stay... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Jenny B
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Victoria Point, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Love to visit this place every month. A great place for bird spotting with a couple of covered hides. We use the car park at the motorway roundabout near the football pitch. Doxey Marshes is sign posted. Car park is about a ten minute walk...More

Thank nigstac2012
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Nice open space for a peaceful walk amongst the wildlife. The tranquillity though is now being marred by a new housing development being built on Doxy Marshes.

Thank Soulman450
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Live just across the way from here. Love a nice evenings stroll with the dogs. See loads of wildlife. There are also proper bird watching hives if interested. Do also cycle round here. Paths are well made and accessible, except the odd parts do flood...More

Thank Toni W
Reviewed 17 February 2018

I've visited this place a few times recently with friends It is an spoilt part of Staffordshire that is replete in wildlife and birds of all kinds Really cannot recommend it enough

Thank Annie D
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I'm a Photographer and Doxey Marshes is one of my favourite places in Staffordshire for doing Wildlife Photography. They have such a range of birds, both rare and common. I always get some amazing photos no matter when I visit. Although spring is the best...More

Thank Skye C
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A great place to walk and take in nature at it's best. Walks for dogs are great, but be aware of the resident wildlife and keep control of your dog (on lead is best) Take your dog doings away with you and dispose of sensibly.?

Thank ABONJUK
Reviewed 15 July 2017

went for walks here with the family and our dog the wildlife around is extremely amazing always nice to see them up close the kids enjoyed it and i know the dog definitely did.

Thank FoundAPlace
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I was staying quite close by the marshes and walked there on a number of occasions during my stay. During my final walk i saw many babies that had been born and were out swimming and enjoying the sunshine - ducks, geese and others. There...More

2  Thank Jenny B
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I am a regular visitor to Doxey Marshes, a haven for wetland birds, virtually in the centre of Stafford. It has attracted well over 200 different species of birds and has attracted rarities such as Purple Heron, Bee-eater, River Warbler and Bluethroat. The reserve has...More

Thank hawk1911
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Years ago, this used to be a wonderful unspoilt wild place where the river would flood the marshes in winter for cattle to graze in the summer. Now, it's been turned in to a regimented 'nature reserve' with walkways, signposts and the obligatory bird hide....More

4  Thank worldlywyse
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