Arne Nature Reserve R S P B

This is an unusual and special landscape where you can enjoy a vast expanse of open heathland and old oak woodland. Arne is a fantastic place for family walks at any time of year and we have regular children's days that enable all the family to learn about the unique nature of the heaths. There are 7 signposted trails of different lengths and abilities. Benches throughout the reserve all without arms and back support. At Arne, we have exciting events that run throughout the year, including weekends and school holidays. We have a low-ropes course for the whole family to enjoy.

Venue

Venue address
R S P B Arne Nature Reserve
Arne
Wareham
Dorset
Postcode
BH20 5BJ
Locality
Purbeck

Other information

Availability
Weekend
All year
Weekday
Daytime
Term Time
School Holidays
Additional Information
RSPB (Royal Society For The Protection of Birds) Reserve. The reserve trails are open at all times. Check out our website for all family events. Cafe open 9.30am to 4.30pm. Picnic areas with multiple picnic benches.

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Countryside Mobility is a scheme which enables easy access to the South West’s beauty spots and is available here at RSPB Arne . Tramper all-terrain mobility scooters are available to hire for people with limited mobility and for a small fee and a short training session. There are some wide, level pushchair-friendly paths with short routes.
Parking availability information
The car park is open 8.30am to 10pm between 1st April and 31st October. 8.30am to 6pm between 1st November and 31st March.
Toilet facility information
Unisex toilets, disabled toilets and baby changing facilities available in the shop and cafe. Standard single-sex toilets near the car park.
Other Facilities
Pushchair accessible

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Address: R S P B  Arne Nature Reserve  Arne  Wareham  Dorset