Upcoming trips

Here are the details of our planned outdoor trips. For general information on outdoor trips please visit the outdoor trips page.

  • Sat
    8:30 amWanlip LE7 4PJ Cossington Meadows LE7 4UZ

    To take advantage of the short amount of daylight at this time of year, we will take a short journey to the north of the City to check out the lakes and pools of 2 reserves in the Soar Valley. All ducks will be looking at their best ahead of the breeding season.

    No facilities

  • Sat
    7:30 amBlacktoft Sands ,Goole DN14 8HR

    Where the River Ouse reaches the Humber Estuary, there are many reedbeds and lagoons. We should be able to see Marsh Harrier and even Hen Harriers. Bitterns and Bearded Tits are here all year round so let’s hope we can find them

    Facilities: Refreshments & Toilets

  • Sat
    7:30 amUpper Icknield Way, Bulbourne Tring Buckinghamshire HP23 5QG

    Nature reclaimed this worked-out chalk quarry and created an outstanding centre for wildlife. Good for ducks, waders and early migrants

    This is a Wild Life Trust site. Remember to bring your WLT card

    Facilities: Café & Toilets

  • Sat
    7:30 amSculthorpe, Fakenham NR21 9GN

    At this Hawk and Owl Trust site, there has been extensive work carried out over the Covid period, enlarging lagoons and building an elevated hide to create improved viewing over the reserve.

    Facilities: Visitor Centre

    Entry is £7.00 unless you are a Hawk & Owl Trust member

    If there is time in the afternoon we will call in at Roydon Common which is a Ramsar Wetland site for raptor watching.



  • Sat
    7:30 amStation Rd., Lakenheath, Brandon, IP27 9AD

    The RSPB has transformed former carrot fields into wetlands supporting Kingfishers, Bittern and Cranes. We should also see the likes of Hobbys, chasing dragonflies, and Marsh Harriers.

    Facilities: Visitor Centre