Eskrigg Reserve is on the site of an old curling pond. It occupies seven acres and contains a mixture of habitats including mixed woodland, grassland, heathland, willow carr, sedge bed, reed bed, stream and pond each with its own associated flora and fauna.
There is coniferous woodland to the north and west with a rich deciduous understory, permanent grassland to the east and marshland to the south.
• keep to footpaths
• keep your dog on a lead while within the Nature Reserve
• clean up after your dog
• take your litter home
• respect all wildlife habitats, plants, animals and other visitors
• record any wildlife sightings at Eskrigg Centre