Marsden nature walk: 4 September

Join rangers on an eight mile walk to spot local wildlife.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

A scenic eight mile circular walk taking in coast and countryside, via sea cliffs and Marsden Rock. Rangers will offer facts and insights about the seabirds and other wildlife you spot along the way.

This event is free. Donations are very welcome and will go directly towards caring for Souter Lighthouse, its coastline, heritage and wildlife.

The basics

Children are welcome, must be accompanied by an adult.
Meeting point
Meet in the lighthouse car park.
What to bring and wear
Please wear sturdy footwear and clothing to suit the weather. Bring your binoculars and camera to make the most of wildlife spotting opportunities.
A long walk with slopes and uneven terrain.
Dogs are welcome, on a lead please.

Contact Info

Jason Thompson
Call 0191 529 0901

Upcoming events

Tuesday health walk

Tue 05 Jul 2022
A gentle guided stroll. Free.

Wednesday health walk

Wed 06 Jul 2022
Explore the coast on a free guided walk.

Seashore safari: 16 & 31 July, 14 & 30 August

Sat 16 Jul 2022
Join a ranger and members of the Coastal Conservation Group to search the rockpools along Souter's shore.

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Sun 17 Jul 2022
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Summer of sport: Mondays & Wednesdays, 25 July - 31 August

Mon 25 Jul 2022
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Moth and storm petrel night: 30 July

Sat 30 Jul 2022
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