Know before you go
Grazing animalsHighlands and other cattle as well as Konik horses.
Stay on circular footpaths, please enjoy visiting the viewing hides.
YES. Wheelchair accessible. There are RADAR gates, the path is surfaced with compacted roadstone and is level. Stay on circular footpaths.
When to visit
Opening timesOpen at all times
Best time to visitAll year round
About the reserve
Of international importance for migratory, overwintering and breeding wetland birds, the reserve consists of grazing marsh (one of a few left in Kent) with freshwater dykes, open water scrapes, reedbed, saltmarsh and seawall.