Blakeney National Nature Reserve

Important notice -

Please note that the bridge at Stiffkey has had to been removed. Until a new bridge can be installed, please follow signage in the area when planning your walk around the marshes.

Spectacular wildlife and uninterrupted views of beautiful coastline

Blakeney National Nature Reserve

Things to see and do 

a couple walking dogs on a beach

Walking your dog on Blakeney Point and Cley Beach 

To help minimise disturbance to ground-nesting birds we have produced some handy advice and a map to show you where you can walk with your dog.

Other parts of Blakeney National Nature Reserve to explore

Blakeney National Nature Reserve

What's on

Upcoming events

Landscape Painting Workshop with Eden Mullane

Sun 12 Jun 2022
Eden Mullane is back with her plein air Landscape Painting Workshops! Join us for a creative session learning painting techniques, with inspiration from the incredible Friary Hills, looking out over Blakeney Nature Reserve.

Big Beach Clean

Sat 17 Sep 2022
We're delighted to join the Norfolk Wildlife Trust for the Big Beach Clean! We'll be getting together to fight plastic pollution at Cley beach and we're looking for volunteers to join our ranks.
Blakeney National Nature Reserve


bookshelves on the right with books on. Social distancing stickers on the floor

Second-hand bookshop at Morston Quay 

Fancy picking up a new read? Visit our second-hand bookshop at Morston Quay and grab a book or two.

Blakeney National Nature Reserve

Our work

Blakeney National Nature Reserve

Places to stay

Burnham Overy Watermill Complex, red brick building overlooking a bridge and a mill pond surrounded by trees

Stay a little longer? 

Fancy staying with us a little longer? We have accommodation situated in some beautiful locations on the Norfolk Coast from cozy cottages for two up to bunkhouses for 48.

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Join or give

Blossom tree in the garden at Sissinghurst Castle, Kent

Plant a tree 

Plant a tree today and you'll be helping to plant and establish 20 million trees by 2030. You can plant a tree from just £5 and you'll get a certificate to commemorate your gift too. Together we can tackle climate change, make homes for wildlife and ensure future generations enjoy more green spaces.