Bat walk

Experience the nighttime world of bats with a guided walk through the woods and trees they call home.

  • Booking essential

Bat expert Alastair Barnes will guide you on this walk through Maidenhead Thicket, sharing details about the local bat population. Learn how to identify these nocturnal creatures and listen in using detectors. Also find out about their life cycle and how woods and trees are managed here to look after these special creatures. Booking Essential.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £10.00
    with 5% booking fee

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
A booking fee of 5% applies.
Suitability
Suitable for those aged seven and up
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please meet at the National Trust car park on Henley Road SL6 6QL, easily accessible from the A404M, about 200m from the roundabout. One of the Rangers will be there to greet you.
What to bring and wear
We'll go ahead whatever the weather, so if the forecast is looking gloomy, bring brollies and waterproofs. We also advise to wear suitable outdoor footwear as it could be muddy.
Accessibility
The walk will be on woodland footpaths so not ideal for buggies or wheelchairs.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
4 August 2017 20:30 - 22:30 Available

Upcoming events

Bat walk

Fri 04 Aug 2017
20:30-22:30
Experience the nighttime world of bats with a guided walk through the woods and trees they call home.

Bat walk

Fri 18 Aug 2017
20:30-22:30
Experience the nighttime world of bats with a guided walk through the woods and trees they call home.