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Dorset Bird Club

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Outdoor Field Visits

 

 

All of the walks are open to members and non-members and are FREE but please be aware that there may be a charge for car parking at some locations. Just turn up on the day at the meeting place / time advertised (unless booking is required or advised).

 

Walk categories are as before:

 

A: Easy – fairly short walk over relatively flat ground with no / few stiles.

B: Medium – moderate distance and / or moderate hills and / or moderate number of stiles.

C: Strenuous – long distance and /or steep hills and / or many stiles.

 

Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for the time of year.

 

Contact: Richard Charman (Outdoor Events Organiser)

               Tel: 07391 756053

               email: walks@dorsetbirds.org.uk

 

 

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------    Sunday 21st October 2018

Hartland Moor and Middlebere  09:30 – all day (optional).

 

Park by the side of the road near the entrance track to Middlebere Farm (SY 963853).

Category A/B.

 

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Sunday 4th November 2018

Keyhaven and Pennington Marsh  09:30 – all day.

 

Meet in the car park opposite the Gun Inn (SZ 306914) – charges apply.

Category A/B – moderate(ish) distance but flat ground!

 

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Saturday 1st December 2018

Shell Bay and Middle Beach  09:30 – morning only.

 

Meet in the car park (charges apply for non-NT members) on the Shell Bay side of the Sandbanks Chain Ferry (SZ 034863).

Category A.

 

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Sunday 6th January 2019

Bird Crawl  09:30 – 15:30 approx.

 

Just for fun, a more sedate version of a bird race.  How many species can you find around Upton Country Park and Holes Bay?

 

Meet in the main car park at Upton Country Park (SY 992929) – charges apply.

Category A – but can be muddy in places.

 

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Neil Gartshore

Sunday 4th November 2018

Keyhaven and Pennington Marsh  09:30 – all day.

 

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Guided Walks

 

 

Sunday 21st October 2018

Hartland Moor and Middlebere  09:30 – all day (optional).

 

Sunday 4th November 2018

Keyhaven and Pennington Marsh  09:30 – all day.

 

Saturday 1st December 2018

Shell Bay and Middle Beach  09:30 – morning only.

 

Sunday 6th January 2019

Bird Crawl  09:30 – 15:30 approx.

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Neil Gartshore