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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Recent Reviews:

  • Peter G
    Widnes, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Banks of the Mersey
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 16th September 2018
    Great place for cycling walking for all the family. Nice to walk your dog wildlife on the river lovely visitors centre is good. Read full review
  • Ryowidnes
    Widnes, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    Great walk
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 28th August 2018
    Great walk with nice views. I often come here to walk the dog. You can walk along a stretch of the River Mersey that’s on the flight path to the nearby airport, fantastic watching the incoming planes. Read full review
  • peter W
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    A nice place for a walk
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 27th August 2018
    A nice place for a walk and plenty to see. A little out of the way but well worth the effort as you can see the Runcorn Bridge and the aircraft flying into to Liverpool airport. Read full review

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