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Withymead Nature Reserve

Withymead Nature Reserve is situated between Goring-on-Thames and South Stoke in Oxfordshire and is a hidden gem that appeals to naturalists, walkers, artists and families.

To contact Withymead:
Email: info@withymead.org
Tel: 01491 872265

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Visiting Withymead

March to August

Click here to see information about our Open Days and Cream Tea Sundays

Dogs on leads are welcome but we ask that they do not come on to the main reserve (except for registered assistance dogs).


Withymead Nature Reserve

Leaflet Front Cover
Leaflet Map

Click on an image to download or print:-

  • Withymead Leaflet
  • Withymead Exploration Map


Please help us to maintain Withymead as a beautiful and tranquil haven for wildlife and for people to enjoy by making a donation or as you shop, by signing up to Easy Fund Raising.

Little Meadow and Tara's Piece

In addition to the Withymead Nature Reserve the Anne Carpmael Charitable Trust also runs two smaller nature reserves in the local area: Little Meadow Nature Reserve, a mile to the south of Goring on the River Thames, and Tara's Piece, also bordering the river, which lies a 50m to the south of Withymead. Click on the following links to see more information on these reserves:

Withymead Nature Reserve, Little Meadow Nature Reserve and Tara's Piece are owned and managed by the Anne Carpmael Charitable Trust.

Loddon Lilies

Site Hire

The Main Reserve, the Forest School and the Study Centre are available to hire for exclusive use during the winter months, subject to availablity.

Reserve £15.00/hour

Study Centre £10.00/hour

Forest School £10.00/hour

Contact the wardens if you wish to hire any or all parts of the Withymead site.

Email: info@withymead.org

Tel: 01491 872265

Have the Reserve to Yourself !

Have the Reserve to yourself for a couple of hours on a Friday or Saturday until Aug 26th.

Click here to make a private booking at no cost

(Must be a non-commercial visit).

Become a Friend

If you would like to become a 'Friend' of Withymead,
click here for further details.


Withymead 2007

The Study Centre is home to the Trust's educational programme

The centre hosts Training Courses and Events throughout the year, is home for the Loddon Lily Open Days and end of month cream teas

The Study Centre can be accessed from the car park and from the Bridleway.

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