Community Tree Planting Event at Killerton - Sun 13 Feb 2022

We need your help to plant thousands of trees in the Culm Floodplain at Killerton as part of the National Trust's nature and climate work. This will create new riverside woodlands, storing carbon and making space for nature.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

As part of the Green Recovery Project, we are planting 30,000 trees by the River Culm, Ellerhayes on the Killerton Estate. Free parking and access to Killerton Park on the day for all those who help. The planting site is a 30 min guided walk from the main visitor car park. We have two dates for planting: Sunday 13 February and Wednesday 23 February 2022. 10.30am - 1.30pm.

Please bring your own refreshments. There will be a portable toilet in place near the planting site. Dogs on a lead are welcome. Please book your time slot by following the link.

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Please book one place per person.
Suitability
Children are welcome-need to walk 30 mins to planting site.
Meeting point
Volunteers are asked to park in the main car park at Killerton and walk to the planting site, near Ellerhayes (parking is not available at Ellerhayes as the space is limited)
What to bring and wear
Bring walking boots, gardening gloves, a drink and a spade if you have one. As this is an outside event, please dress appropriately for the weather.
Accessibility
The planting site is off the main track. There is a walk of approximately 30 minutes to the planting site and a low rabbit-proof fence to climb over. If you have mobility problems, please contact the team to arrange alternative transport: Killerton@nationaltrust.org.uk
Other
Please book your place for the planting session. Killerton guides will meet booked groups at Visitor Reception and take them to the planting area. The trees to be planted are native species whips without tree guards.

Contact Info

Name
Killerton
Email
killerton@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01392 881345

Upcoming events

Community Tree Planting Event at Killerton - Sun 13 Feb 2022

Sun 13 Feb 2022
10:30-11:30
We need your help to plant thousands of trees in the Culm Floodplain at Killerton as part of the National Trust's nature and climate work. This will create new riverside woodlands, storing carbon and making space for nature.

Community Tree Planting Event at Killerton - Wed 23 Feb 2022

Wed 23 Feb 2022
10:30-11:30
We need your help to plant thousands of trees in the Culm Floodplain at Killerton as part of the National Trust's nature and climate work. This will create new riverside woodlands, storing carbon and making space for nature.