Riverside Meadows, Sturminster Newton
A riverside reserve used for walking and fishing.
The site consists of two grassland fields along the River Stour. It is regularly flooded in the winter. The meadows provide an ideal location for fishing along the river with the local angling club.
|Nearest Town||Sturminster Newton|
|Look out for|
Snipe, Reed Warblers and Kingfishers. Ragged Robin and Cuckoo Flower. Orange Tip butterflies and Otters
|Nearest bus stop||Sturminster Newton - information about bus services|
|Nearest train station||Gillingham (9 miles) - information about train services|
|ST 786 135|
|Parking||Up to six cars|
|Accessibility||Not accessible to wheelchair users|
|Owner||North Dorset District Council|
|Managed by||Dorset County Council (Area Greenspace Management Team - West)|
How to get there
Between the A357 and the River Stour, beside the Town Bridge at Sturminster Newton. A small car park can be found opposite the Bull Inn and the road.