Blackbrook Meander

Somerset Wildlife Trust, 34 Wellington Road, Taunton, TA1 5AW

Blackbrook Meander


A gentle meander alongside Blackbrook and around
pleasant Hamilton Gault Park. The stream is a traffic-free
route for wildlife in and out of the town, including otters
and water voles. Come out on a summer evening and
watch bats flying above your head catching insects.

Start: Blackbrook Business Park
             Blackbrook Park Avenue
             TA1 2PX

Terrain: Tarmac (with optional dirt path)
Walkers need appropriate footwear

Distance: 2.6km (with optional 500m point of interest)

Approx time: 25-30 mins

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Blackbrook Meander
Somerset Wildlife Trust
34 Wellington Road

T: 01823 652 400



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