WINTER INTO SPRING BIRD WATCHING WALKS WITH GRAHAM GIDDENS
Guided walks giving you the unique opportunity to birdwatch on quiet areas of private land in the company of professional, knowledgeable guide, Graham Giddens.
With the exception of the Dawn Chorus Walk, all walks begin at 9am and run for approximately 2 hours. Please wear dark colours. Paths may be muddy and wet, so wear walking boots or wellies with a good grip.
Cost: £12.00 per walk per person, Friends £10.00. Numbers are limited on each walk so book early. Full details will be sent upon booking.
Sunday 27th: Dawn Chorus with Nightingales, Needs Ore Reserve (with hides) at 6am-9am
WE SHOULD SEE: Bird song, spring migrants and avocets.
Wednesday 7th: Nightjar Walk, near Lymington at 7.30pm-9.30pm
WE SHOULD SEE:
Sunday 8th: Hatchet Pond at 9am-11am
WE SHOULD SEE:
FIELD ARCHERY - ARCHERY THE WAY NATURE INTENDED
Thursday 17th April 1.30pm-4pm. Adults & Children 12yrs+
At the Treehouse Study Centre
Experience what it would be like to hunt the way our ancestors did with a bow and arrow. Move around the field archery course through our enclosed woodland shooting at different targets, at different elevations and at different ungiven distances.
Family groups welcome. Children must be accompanied by a participating adult.
with Falconer Paul Manning at the Out of Town Centre, Beaulieu
Paul is a fully accredited LANTRA falconry assessor, has practised falconry for over 20 years and is chairman of the Wessex Falconry & Hampshire Hawking Club.
“Introduction to Falconry” - A Falconry experience
During this half day session you will gain a basic understanding of birds of prey, their training and care whilst providing a hands-on experience holding and flying falconry birds.
Sundays 10.00am – 1.30pm
April & 18th
Cost: £50.00 per person, Friends of the Trust £45.00. Additional dates available on request.
Birds of Prey - Falconry Photography Day
Saturday 12th April
10.00am - 4.00pm
The day starts with a short Introduction to falconry, followed by an opportunity to photograph birds of prey in flight, working and posed in their natural habitat.
Working closely with Falcons, Hawks and Amber, the European Eagle Owl.
Cost: £50.00 per person, Friends of the Trust £45.00 including refreshments (Please bring your own packed lunch)
Additional courses are available on request. Why not buy a falconry session as a Birthday or Special gift? Gift Vouchers available.
IMPORTANT for all falconry bookings and enquiries, please contact Paul or Mandy Manning: Tel. 01794 368487 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org