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Shepreth

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Shepreth Wildlife Park ¼ mile

Animals include tigers, puma, lynx, monkeys, wolves, racoons, owls, emu, reptiles, deer and otters. Insect house. Pets corner. Café and picnic areas. Tel. 01763 262226.
Open Apr-Oct, Daily 1000-1700. Nov-Mar, please see website.
www.sheprethwildlifepark.co.uk

Docwra's Manor Garden ¼ mile

An old farmyard converted into a garden oasis with a series of enclosures. Tel. 01763 260677.
Open Wed & Fri 1000-1600, also Apr-Oct first Sun of month 1400-1600.
www.docwrasmanorgarden.co.uk

Fowlmere Nature Reserve RSPB 2 miles

A wildlife oasis of reedbeds, hawthorn scrub, open water, damp woodland and chalk grassland in an area of intensive farming. Birds include kingfisher, water rail, warblers and corn buntings. Three hides and 1¾ mile nature trail. Picnic area. Tel. 01763 208978.
Open Daily dawn-dusk.
www.rspb.org.uk

Shepreth map

Wimpole Estate NT 5 miles

There's a great deal to see and do at Wimpole with the Hall's impressive Georgian interiors and more intimate rooms, basement tours, a Walled Kitchen Garden, large Park and the Home Farm with daily farm activities. Restaurant and cafés. Tel. 01223 206000.
Open mid Feb-Oct, Daily 1030-1700. Nov-mid Feb, limited opening, see website. Park open daily all year dawn-dusk.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Taxis are available from Royston station.

Wimpole map