Canon Tump Common
Know before you go
Grazing animalsSheep graze this site in late summer so please keeps dogs on leads.
Parts of the reserve may be very wet, so waterproof footwear is advised.
This reserve does not have wheelchair access.
When to visit
Opening timesOpen at all times
Best time to visitApril to August
About the reserve
A roughly triangular shaped registered common in the foothills of the Black Mountains, this reserve consists mainly of grassland bounded on the north and south by woodland. Over 150 species of plants have been recorded here, among which cowslip, spotted orchid and cow-wheat are some of the most notable.