Guided bat walk

We are delighted to announce that Upton's bat walk for 2022 is back on! Learn about these fascinating residents of Upton on an evening walk with our friendly bat experts.

  • Booking essential

Enjoy a short bat talk with our guest ecologists before heading out on a guided dusk walk around the grounds on a search for our favourite flying mammals. Use a bat detector to see what species you can find and find out about their habits and habitats.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £10.00
    Bat walk
  • Child £5.00
    Bat walk

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Children are very welcome, see further notes
Meeting point
Meet in the Pavilion Cafe
What to bring and wear
Dress for the weather and wear some sensible walking shoes! If possible please bring a torch or head torch.
Accessibility
If you wish to discuss your access requirements, please contact the property.
Other
This event is aimed at adults and children. The initial talk will begin at 7.30pm, followed by a walk of approximately 1 hour ending around 9.30pm. Gates open from 7pm. Parking will be in the forecourt outside the main house. There will be a significant amount of walking. Walking will be around the grounds of Upton which includes steps and hills. Attendee's should have moderate levels of fitness. The walk is not suitable for pushchairs. Children are very welcome but please be aware that the event ends at 10pm. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Contact Info

Name
Box Office
Email
nteventquery@capita.co.uk
Telephone
Call 03442491895

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Tue 16 Aug 2022
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Wed 17 Aug 2022
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Sat 20 Aug 2022
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We are delighted to announce that Upton's bat walk for 2022 is back on! Learn about these fascinating residents of Upton on an evening walk with our friendly bat experts.

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