Welcome to Otterhead Estate Nature Reserve

The Otterhead Estate is a nature reserve located on the border between Somerset and Devon, with lakes, a river, grasslands and woodland. It is open to the public free of charge.

A Forest School operates on part of the site on weekdays during term times.

Dogs are welcome but must be kept on leads.

Latest News

We will have contractors on site between 26th -27th September digging a trench and laying a pipe in the House meadow in preparation for the installation of the micro hydroelectric pump.Unfortunately this means that the House Meadow and the northern end of the reserve on this side of the top lake will be closed for this time period. .