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Swanholme Lakes Lincolnshire

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Egyptian Goose
Andy White
01 April 2013
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Several lakes on an old gravel working,Entrance from Doddington Road or Hartsholme Park in Lincoln, owned by the Lincolnshire county council and run as a nature reserve, mainly used by the local dog walkers, entrance is free to the public. Several large lakes surronded by Birch scrub can be good for wildfowl in the winter months, key site for Goosanders in Lincoln


Swanholme Lakes
Hartsholme country park, Hartsholme Lincoln. Also the head quaters of the Lincolnshire naturalist union

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By Bus from Lincoln, several buses pass by the entrance to Harsholme park every half an hour through out the day, the main track through the park goes right into Swanholme which takes about 10 minutes.


Open at all times to the public


Free parking in Hartsholme.


Visitor centre but opening times not known, toilets and visitors centre in Hartshole Park just under half a mile away.

Key Areas / Routes

Obvious trails around the varios lakes

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