Travel pictures: Five places to photograph Red squirrels in the lush English countryside

Travel pictures: Five places to photograph Red squirrels in the lush English countryside

Many of the sites are within close driving distance to some of the UK’s major cities.

Express.co.uk has gathered together its list of five most stunning places where you can spot and photograph the Red squirrel.

Cumbria

There are plenty of woodland walks and forests where you can spot Red squirrels in Cumbria.

Smardale Gill, a nature reserve, is the perfect backdrop for spotting the Red creatures.

Not only that, but it’s a great place for photographing flowers, butterflies and birds.

Another great spot for photographing Red squirrels is Wreay Woods, a diverse woodland reserve close to the river Petteril.

The woods are home to grey wagtails, kingfishers and otters.

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Published at Sun, 04 Oct 2020 03:01:00 +0000