Guided Bat Walks

ALL SOLD OUT. The perfect opportunity to come and meet Chirk Castle's bat population. Guided by our Ranger Team learn about the bats' habitat, food and the conservation challenges we face.

  • Booking essential

ALL SOLD OUT. Our Ranger Team will meet you in the car park at 20:30 and show you the best spot to watch the bats emerging for the night.

Then using bat detectors they'll lead a walk through the gardens, picking up all of the best spots and passing on their expert local knowledge. Expected finish time 22:00.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £5.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01691 777 701
Ticket price is £5.00, please pre-book on the website then bring your booking confirmation with you.
Suitability
Children are very welcome!
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Please meet in the main car park promptly for an 8:30pm start.
What to bring and wear
Please wear suitable warm outdoor clothing and footwear to suit the weather conditions.
Accessibility
This walk is not suitable for wheelchairs or those with limited mobility.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
22 August 2017 20:30 - 22:00 Sold out
29 August 2017 20:30 - 22:00 Sold out

Contact Info

Name
Chirk Castle
Email
chirkcastle@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01691 777701

Upcoming events

Running for beginners 2017

Sat 19 Aug 2017
09:00-11:00
Give your fitness a boost in the beautiful surroundings of the Chirk Castle estate. A great opportunity to get started with running and meet other people, and who knows? You might be taking part in one of our 10km runs before you know it!

Falconry in the gardens

Sun 20 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Relive history at Chirk Castle with falconry in the picturesque gardens. Watch a flying display, and take the opportunity to get closer to these amazing birds.

Nordic Walking 2017

Tue 22 Aug 2017
10:00-12:00
Get fit and have fun with weekly volunteer guided Nordic Walking sessions at Chirk Castle.

Muddy Art

Tue 22 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Get messy this summer and create some muddy art at Chirk Castle!

Guided Bat Walks

Tue 22 Aug 2017
20:30-22:00
ALL SOLD OUT. The perfect opportunity to come and meet Chirk Castle's bat population. Guided by our Ranger Team learn about the bats' habitat, food and the conservation challenges we face.

Mini-beast Safari

Thu 24 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Join us for on mini-beast hunt as we track down some of Chirk Castle's smallest residents.