springdale farm april 2021 (hugh gregory) (1)
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  • Miskeys Meadow at Springdale  (Tim Green)

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Springdale Farm is a working farm and nature reserve whose tenants use traditional wildlife-friendly farming practices. It's a 45 hectare site with a circular walk around the reserve taking in pasture fields, hay meadows and ancient woodlands. There's also spectacular views down over the River Usk to enjoy.

In the spring look out for willow warblers and chiffchaffs, plus bluebells and ramsons. In summer the meadow is alive with colour, including the rare blue-eyed grass, becoming a haven for butterflies and bees.

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18th June 2024 - 18th June 2024

springdale farm april 2021 (hugh gregory) (1)Meadow Stroll at Springdale FarmDiscover Gwent wildlife Trust's Springdale Farm Nature Reserve in full June bloom on a guided stroll with GWT Ecoloist and Evidence Manager Andy Karran.
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Kittys Orchard Wild Meadow b (Julie Smith)Kitty's Orchard Nature Reserve, UskKitty's Orchard contains a tranquil woodland and flower-rich meadow managed by Gwent Wildlife Trust.

Priory Wood -  (Lowri Watkins)Priory Wood SSSI, UskThis stunning ancient woodland offers peace and tranquillity and a wealth of wildlife.


Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the A472, turn into the square in Usk town centre. Leave the square on Priory Street, signposted ‘Llantrisant’, following the road round to the right by the church and then round to the left onto Maryport Street. Continue heading south for approximately 3km until the road passes under the A449 dual carriageway. Immediately after the bridge, take the sharp left turning on to Llanllowell Lane and continue for 2km up the hill until you reach the almshouses on the right. The reserve entrance is on the left opposite. Pass through the field gate towards the barn and you’ll see the kissing gate that leads into the reserve on your left.

Springdale Farm Nature Reserve

Type:Nature Reserve

Llanllowell Lane, Coed-Cwner, Llangwm, Usk, Monmouthshire, NP15 1NF
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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

* There is a small car park for about five cars in front of the barn at the reserve entrance (grid ref ST 410 911/ST 41067 99157).

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