Shapwick Heath National Nature Reserve

Located at the heart of the Somerset Levels and Moors, Shapwick Heath NNR has a variety of habitats, including wildflower meadows, ditches, dens, damp fern woods and open water surrounded by reed beds.

Key species include Variable Damselfly and Scarce Chaser.

Opening times: Always open

Entry fee: Free

Getting there: Bus timetable

Pay and display car park

Nearest train station Highbridge & Burnham (9 miles away)

Facilities: Disabled access, toilets, cafe and visitor centre.

Events: Calendar 

Image by James Heath

Contact Us

Avalon Marshes Centre
Shapwick Road

T: 01458 860120

Shapwick Heath National Nature Reserve