Know before you go
Circular footpaths following the sea wall with views of the River Medway.
Contact the Trust for access information.
When to visit
Opening timesOpen at all times
Best time to visitMay to June, October to February
About the reserve
Burham Marsh is a tidal reedbed on the River Medway. It is a prime point to observe waterfowl and waders. Typical residents include kingfisher, cormorant, herons and geese. Reed and sedge warbler breed here. The rare marsh sow-thistle and marsh-mallow can be viewed here.