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Draycott Sleights Nature Reserve

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Beautiful short hillwalk on the Mendips

Lovely peaceful place with a nice hike up Batcombe hollow and then super views to Glastonbury Tor... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
_mikepaul51
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Great views over the levels

A small nature reserve / SSI on the slopes of the Mendip Escarpment. Great views over the Somerset... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Albia-Newton
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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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15 Mar 2018
“Beautiful short hillwalk on the Mendips”
28 Aug 2017
“Great views over the levels”
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Lovely peaceful place with a nice hike up Batcombe hollow and then super views to Glastonbury Tor, Cheddar reservoir etc. All in about two hours.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank _mikepaul51
Reviewed 28 August 2017

A small nature reserve / SSI on the slopes of the Mendip Escarpment. Great views over the Somerset Levels to the south. Watched a pair of Peregrine Falcons soaring on the thermals this afternoon. Very Tranquil

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Live local to Draycott, so the Sleights Nature Reserve is right on my doorstep. Decided to use this place as a destination to walk to in preparation for a weekend in Snowdonia. So each Saturday and Sunday morning at 07:00 with walking boots and socks,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank timbM9662WX
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Stunning views over countryside wild flowers and wildlife in abudence Plenty of clearly marked walkways and view points Truly stunning

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank 50sammy2
Reviewed 17 February 2014

Visited 16th February 2014 On our way back from Cheddar we decided to take a side road back home and noticed a few cars parked. Since it was a sunny afternoon we decided to explore, so out came the boots, and over the stile we...More

Date of experience: February 2014
6  Thank Brian-Snellgrove
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