- Parks and Playgrounds
Suitable for ages: Babies and Toddlers (0-3), Young Children (4-8) and Older Children (9-12)
Venue type: Outdoor
Head on outdoors with the whole family and visit Formby Beach and Nature Reserve.
With towering sand dunes and peaceful pinewoods lining the way, this is an idyllic spot for an outdoor adventure. Home to endangered red squirrels only the best explorers will be able to spot them. Mini historians will love searching for prehistoric footsteps in the mud and sand. Look for endangered species like the Natterjack Toad and the Northern Dune Tiger Beetle. Maybe even try learning outdoors and enroll at the children’s university. Take park in the parks international treasure hunt and find the hidden geocaches and see what you discover.
Family favourites like building sandcastles and hide and seek are a must. Whatever you all decide to do with your day, we are certain everyone will not want to leave.
- Beach and Woods
- Walking Trails
- Children's University
- Restaurant Onsite
- Snacks Available
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
Victoria Road, Formby, Merseyside, L37 1LJ, England
Click here to visit Formby Nature Reserve's website
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Sunday dawn - dusk
Car park 09:00 - 17:30
Car Parking: £5.60
Day Riding Permit: £2.50
Orienteering course: £2
Audio guide: £1
Fluffy Squirrel souvenir: £3
Toilets are located near the entrance to National Trust Formby.
Cuddly squirrels and postcards are available from the entrance kiosk.
Baby food facilities
Baby changing facilities provided.