Country Walk Summary

Nosterfield Nature Reserve near Masham

A former quarry sympathetically restored with natural regeneration, the Nosterfield Nature Reserve is Hambleton District Council’s first designated Local Nature Reserve. The site includes bird hides where over 150 species of birds may be observed. Habitat features include ponds, scrapes, hedgerows, and native flora. At least 27 species of butterfly and 200 species of moth have been recorded in the reserve. The permissive footpath connects the villages of West Tanfield and Nosterfield.

County
NORTH YORKSHIRE
Nosterfield Nature Reserve  - Click to see the Site Map (PDF)

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Grid Reference
SE278795 (link to Interactive Map in a new window)
OS Landranger No.
99
CPH Reference Number
48/237/9009
Near To
Masham
Length of route
1.5 km (0.9 miles)
Best time to visit
All year round
Access end date
31/07/2018

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Information Last Updated
12 April, 2010