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Two Tree Island

#3 of 21 things to do in Leigh-on Sea Features Animals
Two Tree Island, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2GB, England
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Beautiful views

Two Tree Island is a nature reserve, with a road that leads through it to the marshes, which offers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adam H
Great palce to walk and relax

We have been here many times and enjoy it each and every time. You get some great views of Leigh... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dean P
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“dog walkers” (17 reviews)
“bird watching” (17 reviews)
“golf range” (9 reviews)
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Two Tree Island, Leigh-on Sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 2GB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Two Tree Island is a nature reserve, with a road that leads through it to the marshes, which offers outstanding views up & down the estuary, and across to Kent. Plenty of wild birds for 'twitchers'. A driving range for golfers, with a simple but...More

Thank Adam H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here many times and enjoy it each and every time. You get some great views of Leigh and the Thames Estuary.

Thank Dean P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little natural habitat place to visit. Doesn't get too busy. Good for walking the dogs which is the only reason I go. You can however use the bird watching posts if you know what you're looking for.

Thank angelac1332016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like a quiet stroll or walking your dog this is for you. Water to your left paths to your right and Hadleigh castle in the distance. Lots of places to park. Even a very reasonable cafe near the golf range . sandwiches fresh...More

Thank RosN999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As part of a SSSI, Two Tree Island offers a great opportunity to see many types of sea bird, waders and song birds. I regularly see avocets, grebe, egrets, godwits,oystercatchers, plus many species of duck. The paths are suitable for walkers and don't necessarily require...More

Thank peedubyew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

just as it says it's an Island jutting out into the estuary where people take THERIR kids for walks or just walks some people take dogs Good for bird watching there are two lsrge trees hence the name

Thank elainesteed13
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great for bird watching and dog walking. Foot paths close to the estuary and when the tide is in and suns out the place is beautiful

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Peaceful area for walking and to stop for a cup of tea! Lovely on a sunny day. Golf range, boats, model airplane area.

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Two Tree Island is a small nature reserve criss crossed by grass footpaths that is accessible from a poorly maintaned road behind Leigh rail station. During the day the area is very peaceful and a very nice place to be. Nothing to entertain other than...More

Thank pomhughes
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We walked about 20 minutes from Leigh on Sea station to reach the Reserve. The approach was bounded by wetlands with many abandoned boats including one that had been converted into an artwork. The paths in the Reserve were edged by shrubs brambles and nettles...More

Thank Marianne H
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