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Countryside on the doorstep

This interesting walk has lots of wildlife to see. Many birds and small mammals. I am fortunate... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Malcolm B
Very quiet walk

We did a circular walk here - beware, a lot of the paths are clearly never used and the signs seem... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
HHH666Y
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 February 2013

Having lived near Marston marshes all my life ,I must say how great it is .Now that this area is open to the public.Now that you can visit at any time of the day ,This area has so much to offer .Lots of great wildlife...More

7  Thank marstonbirder
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Many walks with dog and family, but last week we were shocked to see lots of people shooting just the other side of the narrow river. We saw it all happening which was quite disturbing, the dog was scared and had to be kept on...More

4  Thank ruthbC3130WW
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

This interesting walk has lots of wildlife to see. Many birds and small mammals. I am fortunate that I live in the part of Norwich that is within easy reach of the signed walk which is very popular with a wide range of people ranging...More

1  Thank Malcolm B
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We did a circular walk here - beware, a lot of the paths are clearly never used and the signs seem to have been reclaimed by the land. We took a 7 mile circular that went along the river bund for a few miles then...More

Thank HHH666Y
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Marston Marsh is about 30 to 40 minutes walk from the centre of Norwich, The paths are set out to vary the route across the Marsh. It is so theraputic. There is parking nearby. the nature is varied and to walk along the River Yare,...More

Thank Kingpike1
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

A short and easy walk through a beautiful area. Lots of birds, butterflies and dragonflies, as well as all the marsh loving plants you would expect. The satnav takes you to a street on a housing estate and you can access the path through a...More

Thank Janelizamcg
Reviewed 6 July 2017

A great place for a relaxing walk, so close to the city. There is a variety of different paths to explore, one of which is a completely hard surface. Depending on the time of year you may see dragonflies, highland cattle or lots of other...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

There are several ways around the marsh using recently built paths, there is loads of wildlife and a nice stretch of river with areas for dog or children entry

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Love this place to take the dogs on a nice walk or to just take a walk, not far from my home. So beautiful especially with the sunset.

1  Thank gracebuttery
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We visited last week whilst on holiday in Norfolk. Nature reserves are our thing so when we read about this one we thought it was worth a visit. It was only 30 minutes drive away from where we were staying so off we went. We...More

4  Thank Jane W
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Many walks with dog and family, but last week we were shocked to see lots of people shooting just the other side of the narrow river. We saw it all happening which was quite disturbing, the dog was scared and had to be kept on...More

4  Thank ruthbC3130WW
Reviewed 11 December 2015

this is a nice walk and if you follow the path you will eventually get to Earlam Park. there is a recently upgraded. its is good for walking dogs unless the cattle are out.

2  Thank Simon J
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