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Children's Activity Event, Fri 26 Oct 2018, free entry

Halloween Family Discovery Day

Halloween Family Discovery Day


Drop in events:

1:15pm: Fungi foray – look for Slimy Earthtongues, Golden Spindles, Dung Roundheads, and even Parrots! As we go we’ll learn more about the wonderful world of mushrooms and toadstools, and other awesome autumn wildlife.

2:15pm: Spectacular spiders – learn amazing spider facts as we go on an adventure across the nature reserve to see what we can find.

Also, make bat bookmarks and spider’s webs; discover nature’s tricksters and treaters; and follow the adventures of the Raven of Eycott Hill! No need to book these events; just turn up on the day!

Bookable events:

Willow weaving: make a bat, spider, or witch’s wand at a workshop with Phil Bradley. Workshops will run at 1:00pm, 2:00pm, and 3:00pm. Places are limited so must be booked in advance, call 01539 816300 or email

All events are free of charge, donations to Cumbria Wildlife Trust very welcome. Booking required for willow weaving workshops, for other events and activities just turn up on the day!

Activities may be subject to change, please check back on the website or give us a call on 01539 816300 before travelling.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 26 Oct 2018 13:00 to 16:00


Free entry

Donations to Cumbria Wildlife Trust welcome


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

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Cumbria Wildlife Trust


CA11 0XD


Plan route to Eycott Hill Nature Reserve using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SD 449826  Lat: 54.66629 Long: -2.95106

By car:after passing through the hamlet of Berrier coming from the A66. GR: NY 393 302,
Eycott Hill,

Parking: free

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