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Roadford Lake
LNR Type: Rural
County: Devon
Natural England
Regional Team:
South West
Year of Declaration: 2006
Declaring Authority: West Devon Borough Council
Area (Ha): Click here to open the site map (new window). Once displayed, click on the site to see area and other details.
Grid Reference: SX 438 936
Location: Near Okehampton, EX20 4QS
Owned by: South West Water
Managed by: South West Lakes Trust
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Leave the A30 at Stowford Cross, then head north, following brown roadsigns for Roadford Lake.
Visitor facilities: Path network and cycle route, bird hide, visitor centre, function suite and tea-rooms,café, angling and watersports
What to see: The Roadford Lake LNR at the northern end of the reservoir is 34 hectares of freshwater, swamp, marshy grassland, dense scrub willow carr, broadleaved woodland and coniferous plantations.
Dormice are also present.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Volunteer through SW lakes Trust.
Conservation & Leisure Manager,
Dartmoor on 01822 855700

Contacts for further information and how to get involved: West Devon Borough Council
Customer Services Team on 01822 813600.
or try
Rob Sekula
Website address and other links:
alternatively try and search Nature reserves

Last updated 13/02/13
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