Dawn 'til dusk at Gupton Farm

A group camping at Gupton Farm

Celebrate the opening of Gupton Farm, nestled behind Freshwater West, with our dawn 'til dusk launch event on Saturday 29 April. Join us for a day full of free walks, talks and workshops - no booking needed just drop by for activities.

Dawn 'til dusk at Gupton Farm - Saturday 29 April

Event schedule

Please take a look at our event schedule to see what's on. All essential information for parking, travel and activities is listed at the bottom of the guide.

Dawn chorus walk

6am-8am, free
Join us for an early morning walk to hear the spectacular dawn chorus. Listen out for birds like warblers, skylarks and reed bunting. Enjoy a breakfast roll and hot drink afterwards (charge applies).

50 Things adventures

9am-12pm, free
Have fun with our 50 Things outdoor adventures at Gupton Farm; build a den, fly a kite, cook on a campfire, go bug hunting or birdwatching  and create wild art.

Reimagining Gupton 

12pm-1.30pm, free 
Discover the story of Gupton Farm! Find out more about our restoration project and how we're delivering better for nature with guided talks from the National Trust team.

A flavour of the area

Enjoy a bite to eat and a flavour of the area. Our friends from Pembrokeshire Beach Food Company will be on-site serving fresh, local produce. Yum!

Rockpool safari

2.30pm-4.30pm, free
Follow the walking trail to Freshwater West beach and delve into the rockpools and their underwater worlds. What coastal creatures will you find? This is a guided session, great for all the family.

More to explore

4.30pm-6.30pm, free
Take some time out to explore more of this special place and what's on offer. Visit the interpretation room, tuck into some local produce or go to the wet weather barn for wildlife watching tips.

Sea safety

6.30pm-7pm, free 
Freshwater West is a beautiful stretch of coast, but with strong rip currents it can also be dangerous. Join the RNLI for a sea safety talk to help you have fun and stay safe on the beach and in the water.

Sounds at sunset

From 7pm, free 
Come and sit around the firepit as we conclude the day with live music at the campsite. Sing along, relax and watch the sun set against the most spectacular of backdrops.

Do I have to book onto activities?

All activities are free and don't need to be booked in advance, just drop by to see us on the day. Please meet at reception for all activities.

You can print a copy of the Dawn 'til dusk event schedule (PDF / 1.9423828125MB) download  to bring with you on the day.

How do I get to Gupton Farm and is parking available?

Gupton Farm is located just off the B4319 in Castlemartin, the postcode is SA71 5HW. Please follow directional signage on the day.

Free parking is available at Gupton Farm and nearby Freshwater West.

Can I stay at Gupton Farm after the launch event?

Please contact our Gupton Farm bookings team on 01646 623110 or guptonfarm@nationaltrust.org.uk to confirm availability.