Seasons in the Park Click through to discover how the wildlife of the Park changes
with the seasons - what to look out for and where to look for it
The Wildlife of Upton Country Park
Upton Country Park is set in more than 100 acres of woodland and parkland lying on
the northernmost reaches of Poole Harbour. It offers great opportunities to see
a variety of wildlife throughout the year from animals and birds to water creatures
From the shoreline you can enjoy views towards Poole town across the harbour, the
mudflats and marshes of which are now a protected site of international importance
for wildlife conservation.
Bring your binoculars and make use of our bird hide! A ramp is provided for wheelchair
We often organise Wildlife Fun Days and other entertaining and educational activities
in the Park; please check our Events Diaryfor news.
Nature TrailTry our exciting nature trail. The current theme is minibeasts, so explore
the Country Park and test your knowledge of creepy crawlies. Find out why woodlice
eat their poo and how fast honeybees beat their wings. And it’s totally free!