Rut Walks

Take in battles and bellows as Dunham's deer begin their battle for supremacy.

  • Booking essential

Join the rangers for an early morning walk and discover more about Dunham's deer and the rut. Includes a bacon buttie and hot drink.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £13.50

The basics

Booking details
Call 0844 249 1895
Booking fee applies (5% of total transaction value)
Suitable for children aged 12+
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet at the Clock Tower.
What to bring and wear
Wear appropriate clothing and stout footwear, and bring wet weather gear if required. The walk is likely to go off the main paths in the park.
Please call Dunham Massey on 0161 941 1025 if you have any access or dietary requirements.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
25 October 2017 08:30 - 10:30 Sold out
28 October 2017 08:30 - 10:30 Sold out

Contact Info

Dunham Massey
Call 0161 941 1025

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