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Sweet Track Trail Game – 31st July

Discover some of the mysterious history of the Sweet Track, the ancient neolithic walkway that ran through the heart of Shapwick Heath. Meet our friendly guide at the main entrance to the reserve, to set you off on a trail of discovery along the original route of the trackway. Walk along the reconstructions and learn more about the habitats and wildlife of the reserve on your way…

Charge £2 per child. Drop-in event, no booking necessary.

The trail starts at the main entrance to Shapwick Heath NNR on Shapwick Road, near the Avalon Marshes Centre. The Sweet Track guide will be there from 10am-4pm, you can drop in any time within these hours. Please dress appropriately for the weather, with long-sleeved trousers and tops to protect from ticks and wear stout footwear. This activity will involve walking on uneven ground.

Avalon Marshes Centre

Shapwick Road, Westhay
Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 9TT United Kingdom

Natural England
Dogs are not permitted on this area of Shapwick Heath NNR. For any further enquiries please contact Ella Hayden by e-mail: or call 01458 860120
Replica section of sweet track