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RSPB Hayle Estuary

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| King George V Memorial Walk, Hayle TR276JG, England
+44 1736 360624
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Great Place for Waders (Shame about the Road)

This is really wroth a visit if you're a birder who is into waders. We had a lovely couple of hours... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
redsandyboy
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Exeter, Devon, UK
A lovely place to walk.

Always enjoy a walk here. So much to look at, and its kept so nice by hard working people. its a... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
lisawildwaves
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manchester
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“bird watching” (3 reviews)
“rspb reserve” (2 reviews)
“st ives” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| King George V Memorial Walk, Hayle TR276JG, England
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This is really wroth a visit if you're a birder who is into waders. We had a lovely couple of hours around the site at Hayle estuary. Get off at Lelant Saltings station and its a 10 minute walk to the hide.The main downside is...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Always enjoy a walk here. So much to look at, and its kept so nice by hard working people. its a credit to all.

Thank lisawildwaves
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

The walk is flat and easy walking with good parking. Also worth a detour to the RSPB reserve just down the road towards the St Ives turn off on the A30. Lots to see and enjoy, good easy walking and a bit of bird watching...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Was passing by and saw around 20 people with telescopes etc looking over the estuary and then saw it was a a wonderful place for bird watching. Well placed and perfect to pass a few hours.

Thank Neil-KAG
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Our first visit here, a good viewing hide and other visitors, or locals, very friendly. It was lovely in the early evening. A kingfisher gave us a lovely demonstration, and there was quite a bit of other birdlife both from the hide, and in the...More

Thank Sue T T
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

If You are stopping in Hayle then you cant fail to see the Estuary and be drawn to it. We walked around it a couple of times in the early evening, the scenery is wonderful and the variety of birds is good, on the whole...More

Thank twocerts
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Whenever we are on holiday in St Ives, we always make a point of popping up to this RSPB reserve. No shop, no volunteers, just peace and quiet and a few like minded individuals to help you identify anything you're not sure of. The best...More

Thank peter W
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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Located at the tidal estuary in Hayle. We drove in and parked under a road overpass that was badly covered in graffiti. How good would it look if local artists painted wildlife scenes on them instead? Has a clean bird hide, (must be locked at...More

Thank Dave b
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

Wonderful place to go whether it be for bird watching or walking..Always something going on ,no matter the state of the tide

Thank Boscale1
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

This is a very sheltered place and a sun trap there and there are numerous seating benches along the pathway

Thank Johng59
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