Providing panoramic views over the 870 acre reservoir. The visitor centre is set in mature woodland and has proved a popular bat roost, with a beautiful carpet of Bluebells in the spring.
The nature reserve offers some beautiful walks through the woodland, taking in bird hides, ponds and views across the reservoir. There are some really good nature trails on the reserve for all to enjoy and the new orienteering course is proving extremely popular.
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Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, Hawkswood Road, Downham, Billericay. CM11 1WT Call 01268 711001
Remember ‘Never Drink & Drive’, enjoy your drink responsibly then use a MiniCab to get home.