Deer Rut Guided Walk

Discover more about the annual deer rut in the Park on this two hour guided walk

  • Booking essential

Find out why deer rut and how we measure the quality of the deer on this guided walk. There is a chance we might see some examples so recommend bringing binoculars and there will be an element of hiding and remaining silent.

Walks will run on 3rd, 5th, 7th, 10th, 12th, 14th, 17th, 19th and 21st October


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £5.00
  • Child £0.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Adult tickets are £5 each, children are free
Suitable for children aged 7 +. Children must be accompanied by an adult
Meeting point
Please meet at the main visitor car park for the House.
What to bring and wear
This walk will be outdoors on some uneven ground. Please come prepared for the weather and wear sturdy footwear.
This is a two hour walk through the Park which will involve some uneven ground and inclines. A reasonable level of fitness is required.
Assistance dogs only.

Contact Info

Petworth Property Office
Call 01798 342207

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