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Steart (part of Bridgwater Bay NNR)

Steart (part of Bridgwater Bay NNR)


Habitat: Extensive intertidal mud flats and river estuaries and associated low and high coastal marshes; coastal shingle and sand; large

Natural England car park: ST275459


  • Directions

    From Cannington head towards Hinkley Point, follow brown signs to Steart Marshes, and continue past there towards Steart village. Parking (free) off bend at Wall Common or Natural England car park in village. For the hides, from the NE car park take footpath to the coast and head east.

  • Accessibility

    Bridgwater Bay is best visited around high tide, preferably on an ebbing tide. Paths are rough and sometimes muddy/wet, so not suitable for wheelchair users. No facilities on site (though toilets at Steart Marshes are very close by). Nearest shop, pub etc. in Cannington.

  • About the Site

    Managed by Natural England: telephone 0300 060 2570 or email somerset@naturalengland.org.uk
    For a leaflet on the site (including a map), click here.

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