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Greetwell Hollow

Greetwell Hollow is an interesting wildlife haven and geological site.

Greetwell Hollow is an interesting wildlife haven and geological site. The limestone grassland in the valley offers a wide range of wildflowers including bee orchid and the scrub offers great homes for wintering and nesting birds. The stream that flows through the centre of the reserve supports wetland plants and attracts snipe, moorhen and heron.

 

Nearest postcode: LN2 4HY

Please note - postcodes are for the nearest registered address as we are unable to get postcodes for nature reserves. Please use the maps provided here to locate the entrance to the reserve.

Species and habitats

Habitats
Grassland

Nearby nature reserves

Boultham Mere
3 miles - Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Watts Wood
5 miles - Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Pickering's Meadow
5 miles - Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust

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Reserve information

Location
On the eastern edge of Lincoln, off Outer Circle Road.
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
Map reference
SK 996 725
Best time to visit
Apr - Jul
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Public transport
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Opening Times
Open at all times
Size
13.10 hectares
Living Landscape schemes
Lincs/Rutland Limestone Natural Area
Access
Yes

Contact the Trust for more information.
Dogs
Dogs must be on lead
Grazing animals
Yes
Reserve manager
Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Tel: 01507 526667
info@lincstrust.co.uk

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