Things to see & do

Explore Formby's diverse landscape

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Formby footprints

Close up of one of the footprints preserved at Formby 

Erosion of the sand has revealed footprints that date back 7000 years to the late Neolithic era.

Don't miss

  • Investigate the beach for prehistoric footprints
  • Follow the Red Squirrel Walk and count how many you see!
  • Watch wading birds on the shoreline
  • Keep your eyes peeled for a dune tiger beetle
  • Tick off some of the '50 Things to do before you're 11 ¾'

Formby asparagus

Discover how this one crop helped to shape the Formby you see today.

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