I had planned a little trip to Strumpshaw Fen for today as I had not been there in quite a while and it turned out to be one of the best trips I've ever had there with sightings of Otters, lots of Dragonflies, Kingfishers and Marsh Harriers.

 

Date: 5th June 2013 Ascent (m/ft): 0m (0ft)
  Start Location: Strumpshaw Highest Point: Strumpshaw Fen (1m/3ft)
  Time Started: 18:00 Parking: Car Park at RSPB Strumpshaw Fen
  Duration: 3 Hours Weather: Sunny
  Distance:

4.9km (3.04 Miles)

Difficulty: Easy
A walk around Strumpshaw Fen Nature Reserve
 
 
Beautiful sunshine this afternoon at Strumpshaw.
Plenty of wildlife to see today...
Like this Peacock Butterfly...
And this little Sedge Warbler.
This one gives me the creeps a little bit!
A Jay in the trees.
Open water at Strumpshaw Fen.
Nesting birds.
And a beautiful Kingfisher.