Surrounded by the lovely Buckinghamshire countryside, Weston Turville Reservoir is a wonderful oasis of water, woods and wildlife. Just the place for family walks and budding nature detectives! The reservoir is managed by Bucks, Berks & Oxon Wildlife Trust (BBOWT) on behalf of the Canal & River Trust.
Address: Weston Turville Reservoir, World's End Lane, Weston Turville, Bucks
Visit time: 1- 2 hours
Price: Once you're there, it won't cost you a thing
Parking: The closest free parking can be found in a long lay-by on World's End Lane adjacent to the reservoir.
Toilets: There are no toilets at the reservoir, the nearest are in the local pubs and the garden centre.
There is an active sailing club on the reservoir - Aylesbury Sailing Club, for membership details visit: www.aylesburysailingclub.org.uk The reservoir teems with big fish, if you fancy having a go contact Prestwood & District Angling Club who lease the fishing rights at www.facebook.com/PrestwoodAndDistrictAC
World's End Garden Centre
There are lots of sailing boats to see on the reservoir.
A traditional country pub just a short walk from the reservoir.
Large family-friendly restaurant located in the garden centre. A short walk from the reservoir.
Fine dining pub and restaurant
You may see:
Visit the bird hides and spot waterbirds. Winter is a great time to spot wildfowl such as Teal, Shoveler and Tufted Ducks. You might hear 'piglet squeals' of the water rail: the reservoir is its only breeding place in Buckinghamshire. The reservoir is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) of national importance and is managed by Bucks, Berks & Oxon Wildlife Trust.