Guided walk: dawn chorus

Set your alarm clocks and join our local bird expert on an unmissable 4 mile walk to witness nature waking up.

  • Booking essential

This guided walk takes us through the woodland to hear the sound of our feathered friends waking and joining together for an outstanding orchestral performance.

A hot drink and light breakfast in the cafe at Gibson Mill is included.


Event ticket prices
  • All £7.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
A 5% booking fee applies for each transaction.
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet our volunteer walk leaders by the information point near the Midgehole Road car park. Use HX7 7AA for SatNav.
What to bring and wear
Please wear suitable outdoor clothing and footwear, and bring a drink.
Car parking charges apply for non-National Trust members


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
27 May 2018 04:00 - 07:00 Available

Contact Info

Hardcastle Crags Estate Office/Gibson Mill
Call 01422 844518/846236

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Tue 03 Apr 2018
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Wed 04 Apr 2018
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Thu 05 Apr 2018
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Fri 06 Apr 2018
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Mon 09 Apr 2018
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