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Watch our brilliant birdlife

Watch our brilliant birdlife

Explore Brownsea Island and see if you can spot a rare red squirrel © National Trust

Explore Brownsea Island and see if you can spot a rare red squirrel © National Trust

Badgerwatch Dorset

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  1. Add Badger Watch Dorset to your Itinerary

    Badger Watch Dorset

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    Animal Collection

    Dorchester

    From our hides, thrill at the sight of badgers emerging from their setts and foraging for food. The area is floodlit for perfect vision and visits from other wildlife such as owls, foxes, rabbits and bats add to the spectacle.

  2. Add Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve to your Itinerary

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    Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve

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    Country Park/Nature Reserve

    SWANAGE

    Countryside, cliffs, sea and wildlife. Visitor Centre with exhibits, information, live cliff camera and underwater sounds. Theme trails. Ranger-guided walks.

    Free
  3. Add Brownsea Island to your Itinerary

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    Brownsea Island

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    Country Park/Nature Reserve

    POOLE

    A beautiful island with wonderful views, wildlife and history including rare red squirrels, birds and the birthplace of Scouting and Guiding. Also host to the annual Brownsea Open Air Theatre.

    Price Free to £19.25 Per Ticket
  4. Add Studland Beach to your Itinerary

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    Studland Beach

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    Beach

    STUDLAND

    Fine sandy beaches stretch continuously for 4 miles. The heathland behind the beach is a National Nature Reserve with many rare birds and all six British reptiles.

    Free
  5. Add Moors Valley Country Park and Forest to your Itinerary

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    Moors Valley Country Park and Forest

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    Country/Royal Park

    Ringwood

    To inject a sense of fun into your family days out then head to Moors Valley Country Park and Forest to get active in the outdoors and have yourself a family adventure. You are sure to find something for everyone.

    Price £1.00 to £71.00 Per Ticket
  6. Add Abbotsbury Swannery to your Itinerary

    Abbotsbury Swannery

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    Animal Collection

    Abbotsbury

    The only place in the world where up to 1,000 swans can be visited during the nesting and hatching time (end May- end June). Audiovisual presentation. Ugly duckling trail. Mass feeding by hand at 12 and 4pm daily.

    Price £7.95 to £40.00 Per Ticket
  7. Add Mude Valley to your Itinerary

    Mude Valley

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    Natural Wildlife Site

    Mudeford, CHRISTCHURCH

    The area comprises a variety of natural habitats including woodland, grassland, the river and associated wetlands. It includes amenity areas and is surrounded by extensive urban development.

    Free
  8. Add Portland Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    Portland Visitor Centre

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    Heritage/Visitor Centre

    Portland

    For Tourist Information and an excellent introduction to Portland's environment and heritage, visit the Lighthouse Visitor Centre at Portland Bill

  9. Add Upton Wood to your Itinerary

    Upton Wood

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    Forest

    Upton, POOLE

    A small woodland on the edge of Upton (opposite Upton Country Park). The Wood includes footpaths, cyclepaths and Woodland Trail, also running streams, open glades and seats to sit and rest a while. Map and leaflet available from Discover Purbeck...

    Free
  10. Add Fine Foundation Chesil Beach Centre to your Itinerary

    Fine Foundation Chesil Beach Centre

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    Country Park/Nature Reserve

    Portland

    Managed by Dorset Wildlife Trust, the centre's exciting displays and programme of activities will help you make the most of your visit to Chesil Beach and Portland.

    Free
  11. Add Badbury Rings to your Itinerary

    Badbury Rings

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    National Trust Property

    East Dorset


    Badbury Rings is an Iron Age hillfort in east Dorset.

    The Badbury Rings site dates from around 800 BC and was in use until the Roman occupation of 43 AD.

    Now forming part of the Kingston Lacy estate, and under the guardianship of The National...

    Free
  12. Add Wareham Forest to your Itinerary

    Wareham Forest

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    Forest

    WAREHAM

    Walk or cycle through heathland and forest by Morden Bog National Nature Reserve: one of the largest valley mire habitats in England. Numerous picnic benches and a waymarked walk. Cyclists welcome on 2 metre paths or the Sika Cycle Trail.

    Free
  13. Add Lorton Meadows Conservation Centre and Reserve   to your Itinerary

    Lorton Meadows Conservation Centre and Reserve

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    Nature Trail

    Weymouth

    At the start of the Legacy Trail, the Lorton Meadows Reserve has fantastic views down the Lorton Valley Nature Park, and across Weymouth Bay to Portland. It has a lovely variety of meadows, woodlands and hedgerows with plenty of wildlife to look...

  14. Add Nea Meadows Nature Reserve to your Itinerary

    Nea Meadows Nature Reserve

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    Natural Wildlife Site

    Highcliffe, CHRISTCHURCH

    A small quiet Local Nature Reserve (LNR) reserve which has a lake, wildlife pond, woodland and two wildflower meadows with over two hundred and fifty species of flowers

    Free
  15. Add Kimmeridge Bay to your Itinerary

    Kimmeridge Bay

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    Natural Feature

    Kimmeridge, WAREHAM

    Kimmeridge Bay lies within the Purbeck Marine Wildlife Reserve and boasts the best rock-pooling and safest snorkelling site in Dorset!

    Free
  16. Add RSPB Radipole Lake to your Itinerary

    RSPB Radipole Lake

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    Birds

    Weymouth

    Radipole is an ideal site for both beginners and experienced birdwatchers alike, with well-known birds such as house sparrows, finches and robins, alongside rare and unusual birds like Cetti's warblers and bitterns.

  17. Add RSPB Arne Nature Reserve to your Itinerary

    RSPB Arne Nature Reserve

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    Country Park/Nature Reserve

    WAREHAM

    Arne is celebrated for its lowland heathland, which is rare in Europe, and its wildlife including Dartford warblers, nightjars, all six species of British reptile, plus many species of butterflies, dragonflies, and moths.

    Free
  18. Add Hambledon & Hod Hills to your Itinerary

    Hambledon & Hod Hills

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    National Trust Property

    BLANDFORD FORUM

    Hambledon Hill is a National Nature Reserve and one of Dorset's most impressive Iron Age hillfort with mulitple ramparts. The hilltop is encircled by an Iron Age earthwork and there are extensive Neolithic features, making it a major archaeological...

    Free
  19. Add RSPB Lodmoor to your Itinerary

    RSPB Lodmoor

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    Birds

    Weymouth

    The large reedbed, open water, saltmarsh, wet grassland and bushes attract many different birds.

  20. Add Tout Quarry Nature Reserve and Sculpture Park to your Itinerary

    Tout Quarry Nature Reserve and Sculpture Park

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    Country Park/Nature Reserve

    Portland

    An abandoned stone quarry which has now been turned into a stone sculpture park.