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  1. Chigborough Lakes

    Address

    Maldon, Essex, CM9 4RE

    Telephone

    01621 862960

    Essex

    An area of worked-out flooded gravel pits to the north of the River Blackwater. It has a variety of habitats including willow carr, open water, small ponds and marshy areas, rough grassland, and willow and hawthorn scrub.

    Add Chigborough Lakes to your Itinerary

  2. Address

    Hanningfield Reservoir, The Fishing Lodge, Giffords Lane, South Hanningfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 8HX

    Telephone

    0345 1550236

    South Hanningfield, Chelmsford

    Hanningfield Reservoir, set in a picturesque part of Essex is open for visitors to enjoy a day out in the beautiful landscape.

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  3. Fingringhoe Wick Visitor Centre

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 71 reviews71 reviews

    Address

    South Green Road, Fingringhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO5 7DN

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1206 729678

    Colchester

    Nature reserve over 200 acres of mixed habitat on the Colne Estuary. Nature trails, wheelchair access, bird hides, gift shop and visitor centre with tea room. Friendly atmosphere. Regular events for adults and children.

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  4. Maldon Wick Meadow

    Address

    Maldon, Essex, CM9 6GG

    Telephone

    01621 862960

    Essex

    This 15 acre reserve consists of 1.5 miles of the former Maldon-Woodham Ferrers railway line, most of it on embankment. The northern 250m of the embankment has been isolated by the Maldon southern link road.

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  5. Shut Heath Wood

    Address

    Great Totham, Essex, CM8 3ED

    Telephone

    01621 862960

    Essex

    This 50 acre reserve is just below the crest of the Great Totham Ridge and includes 23 acres of ancient woodland forming part of the Chantry Wood complex. A wonderful carpet of Bluebells can be enjoyed in the spring.

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  6. Address

    The Lock House, Heybridge Basin, CM9 4RY

    Telephone

    07712 079764

    Heybridge Basin

    This waterway runs through a largely unspoilt part of rural Essex and connects the county town of Chelmsford with the tidal estuary of the River Blackwater at Heybridge Basin. It is 13.8 miles (22.1 km) long and has 13 locks.

    Add Chelmer & Blackwater Canal to your Itinerary

  7. Bedfords Park Visitor Centre

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 18 reviews18 reviews

    Address

    Bedfords Park, Broxhill Road, Havering-atte-Bower, Romford, Essex, RM4 1QH

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1708 748646

    Romford

    The visitor centre is in the middle of the 215 acres of Bedfords Park, open 7 days a week 9-5, 9-4 in the winter. It has a gift shop, seating area and a small cafe offering refreshments.

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  8. Hanningfield EWT Visitor Centre

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 317 reviews317 reviews

    Address

    Hawkswood Road, Downham, Billericay, Essex, CM11 1WT

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1268 711001

    Billericay

    Visit Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, set in mature woodland offering superb views over the 870 acre Hanningfield Reservoir. Something for all the family.

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  9. Danbury Ridge Reserves

    Address

    Fir Tree Lane, Little Baddow, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 4SS

    Chelmsford

    The Essex Wildlife Trust manages nearly 240 acres of nature reserves on Danbury Ridge, a patchwork of woodland, common, heathland, streams, bogs and farmland

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  10. Chafford Gorges Nature Park

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 42 reviews42 reviews

    Address

    Drake Road, Chafford Hundred Grays, Thurrock, RM16 6RG

    Chafford Hundred Grays

    Set in a spectacular position over looking Warren Gorge. Chafford Gorges nature park offers 200 acres of green space for numerous wildlife and recreation for the 12,500 people living in Chafford Hundred.

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  11. Langdon Visitor Centre

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 66 reviews66 reviews

    Address

    Essex Wildlife Trust, Lower Dunton Road, Basildon, Essex, SS16 6EJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1268 419103

    Basildon

    Set in a stunning nature reserve of 461 acres which comprises woodland, meadows, lakes and former plotland gardens. There are beautiful wildlife gardens and a museum of Plotland Life.

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  12. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 21 reviews21 reviews

    Address

    Off Mell Road, Tollesbury, Maldon, Essex, CM9 8SE

    Telephone

    01621 862960

    Maldon

    One of Essex Wildlife Trust's best reserves. A large (600 acres) tract of ancient grazing marsh that is managed as a traditional coastal farm using the Trust's own rare breed livestock to encourage a superb variety of wildlife.

    Add Tollesbury Wick Marshes to your Itinerary

  13. Stow Maries Halt

    Address

    Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 6SJ

    Telephone

    01621 862960

    Essex

    This 5.5 acre reserve consists of the former Stow Maries Halt on the disused Maldon to South Woodham Ferrers railway line, along with an adjoining four-acre meadow acquired later.

    Add Stow Maries Halt to your Itinerary

  14. Thurrock Thameside Nature Park

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 115 reviews115 reviews

    Address

    Mucking Wharf Road, Mucking, Stanford le Hope, Essex, SS17 0RN

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1375 643342

    Stanford le Hope

    A stunning and innovative visitor centre and Nature Park created on a former landfill site, with superb views over Mucking Flats SSSI and the Thames Estuary. Café, gift shop, adventure playground, footpaths and cycle ways across 120 acres.

    Add Thurrock Thameside Nature Park to your Itinerary

  15. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 69 reviews69 reviews

    Address

    Old Hall Lane, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex, CO14 8LE

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1255 679379

    Walton-on-the-Naze

    The Centre is open all year round and houses an education room as well as a café and gift shop. There are a number of displays including fossil and geology displays and information regarding bird migration and sightings.

    Add Naze Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

  16. Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 249 reviews249 reviews

    Address

    Church Road, Layer-de-la-Haye, Colchester, Essex, CO2 0EU

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1206 738172

    Colchester

    Conservation centre run by the Essex Wildlife Trust, at a site of international importance for winter wildfowl. Nesting cormorants, common terns and nightingales. Nature trails and bird hides. Shop selling gifts, optics and wildlife books.

    Add Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

  17. Bradwell Shell Bank

    Address

    Southminster, Essex, CM0 7PW

    Telephone

    01621 862960

    Essex

    Bradwell Cockle Spit on the Dengie Peninsular consists of some 30 acres of shell bank together with extensive saltmarsh. The spit has been built up by tidal currents and is mainly cockle and oyster shells.

    Add Bradwell Shell Bank to your Itinerary

  18. Address

    Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 6GU

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1621 862960

    Essex

    Blue House Farm was bought by the Essex Wildlife Trust in 1998 with support from the Heritage Lottery Fund and many other donors.

    Add Blue House Farm to your Itinerary

  19. Address

    Leigh-on-Sea, Essex

    Essex

    An outstanding 634 acre site situated off the Old Leigh coastline with a lagoon at its western tip.

    Add Two Tree Island to your Itinerary

  20. Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 48 reviews48 reviews

    Address

    Hornchurch Country Park, Squadron’s Approach, Hornchurch, RM12 6DF

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1708 520364

    Squadron’s Approach

    Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre is situated in Hornchurch Country Park and has fantastic views over the Valley which gives it its name.

    Add Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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