Dormouse walk

Wenlock Edge is home to the largest population of hazel dormice in Shropshire. At this time of year they will be nibbling hazel nuts in a bid to put on weight before winter arrives

  • Booking essential

Walk with us through the beautiful ancient woodland they call their home, look for evidence of these adorable creatures and learn about their ecology and what we are doing to help them.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £4.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442491895
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Presthope car park Grid ref: SO 582977
What to bring and wear
Outdoor clothing

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
6 October 2019 10:00 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Wenlock Edge
Email
wenlockedge@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 07790367215

Upcoming events

Scavenger Hunt

Thu 25 Jul 2019
11:00-14:00
Come and explore the woods and track down nature's treasures.

Little Trackers

Thu 08 Aug 2019
11:00-13:00
Be a nature detective and join the ranger to discover who calls the Wenlock woods home.

50 things blitz

Thu 22 Aug 2019
11:00-15:00
Come and tick off a number of 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4. No. 13: Make a mud pie - Come and get your hands dirty and make a squidgy, squelchy mud pie and decorate it with twigs and leaves, No. 26: Hunt for fossils and bones - Hunt...

Wild Food Foraging Morning

Sun 15 Sep 2019
10:00-13:00
See what edible delights can be found at Wilderhope in autumn.

Dormouse walk

Sun 06 Oct 2019
10:00-12:00
Wenlock Edge is home to the largest population of hazel dormice in Shropshire. At this time of year they will be nibbling hazel nuts in a bid to put on weight before winter arrives

Halloween at Wenlock Edge

Sat 26 Oct 2019
15:00-17:00
Join us for some creepy crafts then search for a witch who will tell spooky stories.