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Nature Reserves

Dudley borough boasts a number of local nature reserves and one national nature reserve  showcasing the areas rich flora, fauna, geology and heritage. Walks and events are held at each nature reserve throughout the year. Visit the events page to find out more.

All nature reserves have free public access seven days a week. Some car parks may be closed outside of normal working hours. Please enquire with the warden team before travelling if you require further information or special assistance. 


Barrow Hill Local Nature Reserve

near St Marks Church Vicarage Lane, Pensnett, Dudley

off A4101 High Street next door to Russells Hall Hospital. There is parking on Vicarage Lane (DY5 4JH). 

01384 812780

Buckpool and Fens Pools Local Nature Reserve

off Pensnett Road, Dudley DY5 4NE

01384 812780

Wardens base open from 9am to 4pm. Monday to Friday

Bumble Hole and Warrens Hall Local Nature Reserve

Windmill End, Darby End, Dudley DY2 8HU

01384 814100 (Bumble Hole Conservation Group)www.dudley.gov.uk/bumbleholelnr

Cotwall End Local Nature Reserve

The Alley, off Straits Road, Gornal Wood, Dudley DY3 2UL

07799 070125 (Senior Warden of Cotwall End Valley)www.dudley.gov.uk/cotwallendlnr

Saltwells Local Nature Reserve

Saltwells Lane, Quarry Bank, Dudley DY5 1TF

01384 812795 


The Leasowes

Leasowes Lane, off Mucklow Hill, Halesowen B62 8DH

01384 814642

Wardens base open from 9am to 4pm. Monday to Friday


Wren's Nest National Nature Reserve

Wren’s Hill Road, Dudley DY1 3SB

01384 812785

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