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.
Riverside Meadows, Sturminster Newton
|Look out for
Snipe, Reed Warblers and Kingfishers. Ragged Robin and Cuckoo Flower. Orange Tip butterflies and Otters
|Nearest bus stop
|Nearest train station
||Gillingham (9 miles)
||ST 786 135
||Up to six cars
||Not accessible to wheelchair users
||Sturminster Newton Town Council
||Dorset County Council (Area Greenspace Management Team - North)
|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.