A compact reserve with two ponds, a hide and marked paths, with a proliferation of wildflowers and invertebrates

Location

Church Rd, Isle of Man, IM9 6LN
Isle of Man
IM9 6LN

OS Map Reference

SC210695
A static map of Ballachurry

Know before you go

Size
2 hectares

Entry fee

no fee

Parking information

Parking is available on the main road (A29 near to Rushen Church)

Walking trails

 
 

Access

Entrance off the A29 near to Rushen Church near Port Erin

Level grass pathways are maintained around the reserve. Contact the Trust for more information.

Dogs

No dogs permitted

Facilities

Bird hides
Picnic area

When to visit

Opening times

Open at all times

Best time to visit

Apr - Sep

About the reserve

Originally arable farmland, the area was transformed to encourage wildlife by the creation of open water and the planting of many trees.

Management: This community site has a dedicated team of local volunteers who undertake regular maintenance. 

Contact us

Reserve manager Tricia Sayle, Reserves Officer
Contact number: +441624 844432
Contact email: tricia@manxwt.org.uk

Location map

Ballachurry reserve