Winter Arable Farm Guided Walk

Learn more about the arable land farmed at Wimpole, past and present on this hour long walk.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Starting from the Stable Block, this one hour walk takes you out into the arable landscape at Wimpole, discovering farm buildings, past histories and archaeology as well as our farming practices and crops we're growing today.

The basics

Suitability
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet in the turning circle in front of the Stable Block.
What to bring and wear
Wear suitable walking boots or wellies
Accessibility
The route to Cobbs Wood is fairly level and easy going but it can get muddy in wet weather. Not suitable for pushchairs and wheelchairs in January
Other
Parking is free for NT members, £2 for non members

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
22 January 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
29 January 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
5 February 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
12 February 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Wimpole Estate Office
Email
wimpolehall@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01223 206000

Upcoming events

Introduction to Running- every Thursday

Thu 17 Jan 2019
09:30-10:30
If you would like to have a go at running then come along where we will work together following the Couch to 5K programme

Every Picture Tells a Story

Thu 17 Jan 2019
11:30-12:30
Learn about the stories behind the pictures in the Hall

January & February Weekday Winter Basement Tours

Fri 18 Jan 2019
11:30-12:30
Join us on a guided tour of the servant areas below stairs, including areas not on the normal visitor route.

January & February Weekend Basement Tour

Sat 19 Jan 2019
11:30-12:00
Join us on a short tour of the basements to learn more about the Wimpole Hall Butler and the areas he worked in.

Winter Arable Farm Guided Walk

Tue 22 Jan 2019
11:00-12:00
Learn more about the arable land farmed at Wimpole, past and present on this hour long walk.

Farming, Food & Forgotten Folk

Tue 19 Feb 2019
11:00-12:00
Learn more about the arable land farmed at Wimpole on this guided walk.