Please be aware that forest harvesting is underway next to the reserve and the Houston Road parking area and approach path are temporarily out of use. The reserve paths are still available but please be vigilant near the felled area and follow the safety instructions.
Glen Moss has areas of marshland, woodland and wet heath with open water and sheltered, shallow pools. It is a natural haven for songbirds, waterfowl, amphibians and insects, particularly dragonflies and damselflies. Rare plants include the coral root orchid.
- Wildflowers and insects
- Songbirds and waterfowl
- Scenic walks
Best time to visit?
- Spring for birds
- Summer for plants and butterflies
- Summer for dragonflies
- Autumn & winter for waterfowl
A path leads around the reserve past a pond where nine species of dragonflies can be spotted.