Walling Workshop

Learn the ancient skills of drystone walling in this action packed two-day course.

  • Booking essential

Join the experienced Rangers at Mortehoe, near Woolacombe and help to rebuild an ancient Devon stone-faced bank that may be over 200 years old. Learn about courses, how to shape the stones and what makes a good capping stone. This is a hands on, practical way to learn and help repair our heritage. We will provide tools, training and equipment.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £40.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01598 763402
Suitability
Not suitable for children
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet at Mortehoe village car park, grid ref SS 457 452. This car park is not run by the National Trust so parking fees may apply.
What to bring and wear
Wear stout walking shoes or work boots and old warm clothes to work in. Bring waterproofs, lunch and drinks with you. If you have any tools of your own, please feel free to bring them with you.
Accessibility
There is a grassy slope up to the work site and the terrain is uneven. The ground and work site may be muddy and slippery if it is wet.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
22 October 2018 10:00 - 16:00 Available
23 October 2018 10:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
North Devon Event Bookings
Email
northdevon@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01598 763402

Upcoming events

Seadog seafood experience at Bennett's Mouth

Sun 15 Jul 2018
14:00-17:00
Experience some of North Devon's best seafood in a unique al fresco dining location

Tractor and trailer rides to Morte Point

Wed 18 Jul 2018
10:30-14:45
Explore the North Devon coast the easy way on our all weather trailer.

Walling Workshop

Mon 22 Oct 2018
10:00-16:00
Learn the ancient skills of drystone walling in this action packed two-day course.

Family Volunteering Bash and Burn

Thu 25 Oct 2018
11:00-15:00
A fun family day with a sense of a job well done. Get out in the fresh air and help the Rangers cut and burn gorse bushes at Mortehoe.