RSPB Geltsdale Nature Reserve

RSPB Geltsdale Nature Reserve

From remote and windswept blanket bog to flower-filled hay meadows, RSPB Geltsdale reserve is a fantastic place for upland birds and other wildlife. The reserve holds a Gold Award in the Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS).


Visit the information point at Stagsike Cottages and during the breeding season you’ll find CCTV trained on nesting birds.


There are also three trails (3-8km) to follow. Call 0191 233 4300 or email for more details.

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Use the link below to view the visit and explore map, and discover walks, trails, activities and more across the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO Global Geopark.

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