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Glanville Fritillary Walk at Mottistone

Sat 18 May. Join an official Isle of Wight Butterfly Conservation walk across Mottistone Downs to discover butterflies.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event (admission applies)

On a guided walk, explore the chalk pits of the downs in the hope of seeing Glanville Fritillary, Grizzled Skippers, and Dingy Skippers.

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Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Booking details

Call https://www.hantsiow-butterflies.org.uk

Suitability

Great for those who love wildlife and nature.

Meeting point

Meet at Jubilee Car Park, Lynch Lane, Brighstone. (SZ42018451) What3words: tipping. quietest. third.

What to bring and wear

Please wear sturdy footwear.

Accessibility

Please be aware there will be some uneven ground, and steep slopes.

Contact info

Isle of Wight Office

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