Nature Reserves

Wildlife and walks

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Wales Coast Path - South Wales Coast

The South Wales Coast and Severn Estuary stretch is 176km/109-mile in length running from Kenfig Dunes near Port Talbot, South Wales to Chepstow

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Parc Slip Nature Reserve

Parc Slip Nature Reserve itself is an area of 300 acres containing a fantastic mix of habitats such as grassland, woodland and wetlands, restored from its previous status as an opencast coal mine.

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Merthyr Mawr Warren National Nature Reserve

Set on the South Wales coast, Merthyr Mawr Warren National Nature Reserve, Bridgend is home to the highest dune in Wales, known as the Big Dipper.

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Kenfig National Nature Reserve

Kenfig NNR (includes the area of sand dunes and Kenfig Pool) are designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). Glamorgan's largest natural lake, Kenfig Pool, is set on the edge of this beautiful sand dune nature reserve.

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Porthcawl has 3 Blue Flag Beaches

Wales Blue Flag Beaches. Theres no place like blue Wales

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