Pickerings Pasture Local Nature Reserve

Mersey View Road
Halebank
Widnes
Widnes
Cheshire
Pickerings Pasture Local Nature Reserve

About

A Green Flag Award winning Local Nature Reserve with acres of wild flower meadows and a fabulous view across the upper Mersey estuary. It is a peaceful place to enjoy picnics and watch the abundant wildlife.

Surfaced paths lead along the waterfront making it suitable for pushchairs and wheelchairs.

The Friends of Pickerings Pasture meet every other month at the visitor centre, to plan voluntary work on Pickerings and Hale Duck Decoy. Every month there is a project morning. If you are interested in volunteering, you can find out more details on their website.

Facilities

Other

  • Parking (free)
  • Picnic Site

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Near Widnes, between Ditton and Hale Village.

Public Transport Directions

For further information, please call TRAVELINE, Public Transport Info, 0871 200 22 33

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    26
  • Average
    11
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Recent Reviews:

  • Travel297015
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Sunday walk
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th September 2018
    Nice little walk,lovely views of the estuary but was quite smelly in places,visitors centre wasn’t open on sunday Read full review
  • clivebaines1
    Widnes, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    Dog walking
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 24th September 2018
    Went to Pickerings Pasture to walk the dog, it's a lovely view across the Mersey, then to top it off You can have a bite to eat in the cafe there and a hot cup of tea or coffee. The Staff at the cafe... Read full review
  • rodney c
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    Very good
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 5th October 2018
    I go regular great bird watching place especially in winter. Be live they going to build lots of houses adjacent to pasture .so all this may be short lived another green belt gone..shame. Read full review

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