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Glodwick Lows is a former quarry turned nature reserve, the perfect location to observe wildlife, walk the dog or hunt for fossils.

Naturally hilly with wooded areas and open grassy spaces.

Getting here

Glodwick Lows is between Abbeyhills Road, Roundthorn Road and Manor Road adjacent to Lowside Drive.

There is no visitor centre

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Let's go for a walk!

Download a walking guide to the Glodwick Lows area.

Glodwick Lows is also a fun place to collect fossils - the quarry face is unstable but rock piles have been created so you collect safely.