Monday, 17 September 2012

Great British Walking Festival

Use your feet to show your love of the Great British Countryside this autumn. Take part in our Great British Walks.

Sunday 28th October 2012 2pm-4pm
The Human History of Sandscale Haws
Pristine wilderness or post-industrial site?  The hidden history of a nature reserve. 
Approx 1-1.5 miles

Wednesday 31st October 2012 10am -12.30pm
Winter birds of the Duddon Estuary
See thousands of wading birds at high tide roosts and the possibility of migrating ducks and geese over the estuary
Approx 4-5 miles

Meet: National Trust Car Park, Hawthwaite Lane, Roanhead (SD 200 756)

What to bring and what to wear: Bring food and a drink if required. Please wear stout boots or shoes and bring waterproofs.

Suitable for: Mostly moderate but with some uneven terrain over sand dunes, shingle and grassland. May involve crossing stiles.  Children are welcome if accompanied by an adult who will remain responsible for them at all times. Please note that in the event of severe weather or other safety issues events may have to be cancelled, shortened or changed on the day.

More Info: Contact the rangers on 01229 462 855 /

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