5 places to view snowdrops in Lancashire

Snowdrops at Lytham Hall by Louise Dobson

Snowdrops at Lytham Hall by Louise Dobson - Credit: Archant

There are few sights as magical as a carpet of springtime snowdrops. We pick a few of our favourites across the county this month


Lytham Hall Snowdrop Season - Every weekend throughout February Take the snowdrop trail through the parkland and marvel at the vast displays of snowdrops £3 per adult, children free www.lythamhall.org.uk


Gorse Hill Nature Reserve, Ormskirk Snowdrop Sunday February 16th Take a walk around Cabin Wood and discover the snowdrops. 11am start (Donations are welcome) nwecotrust.org.uk

Bank Hall Gardens, Bretherton Snowdrop Sundays - February 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd Experience one of the finest carpets in the country cultivated by the Bank Hall Action Group. Use the #bankhallbretherton and #SnowdropSunday hashtags 12pm to 4pm. Adults £3, Children free www.bankhall.org


Gresgarth Hall Galanthus Garden Open day - February 10th Witness the glorious display of snowdrops at Gresgarth Hall for one day only. 11am-3pm, Entrance £9.50 www.arabellalennoxboyd.com/gresgarth/public.html


Hornby Castle Snowdrop Weekend - February 15th-16th Take a walk around the beautiful grounds and enjoy views of the nearby Lake District. 11am-4pm Adults £5 children over 5 £2 www.hornbycastle.com/hornby-castle-gardens


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