Freiston Shore

30 Parking Spaces

Dog Friendly

Disability Access

Viewing Point

Access Point Address:
Freiston Shore, Freiston PE22 0LY 

Sanderling

Freiston Shore was one of the UK’s largest managed realignment schemes when  66 ha of farmland was converted into tidal saltmarsh, a saline lagoon was created and arable land was turned to wet grassland. All  benefiting birds such as redshank, avocet and ringed plover.

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What you will see

Up to 5000 black-tailed godwits spend the winter in this part of The Wash. Knot start to arrive in late June and by late summer can number 16000 birds. Oyster catchers often gather in large numbers for high tide.

MID_1571 Freiston (14)

About Freiston Shore

The Wash is the most important estuary for water birds in the UK and Freiston Shore is managed for wintering, passage and nesting birds.

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Fun with Kids!

Build exciting memories with the kids in the open air at Lincolnshire's Natural Coast. Plenty of places to paddle, discover and visit nearby.

Wigeon

Bird Watching

Freiston Shore is a great spot to watch the birds throughout any season, and there's plenty more to discover nearby. Find out more places to visit and what you will see at the Natural Coast.

beach

Coastal

Freiston Shore was one of the UK’s largest coastal managed realignment schemes when 66 ha of farmland was converted into tidal saltmarsh, a saline lagoon was created and arable land was turned to wet grassland. All benefiting birds such as redshank, avocet and ringed plover. Build exciting memories with the kids in the open air on Lincolnshire's Natural Coast. Plenty of places to paddle, discover and visit nearby.

Visit Nature Reserves

North Sea Observatory

Bird Watching

Beach Picnics