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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

 

 

 

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Sunday 10th February 2019

Blashford Lakes HWT  09:30 – all day.

 

Meet in the Tern Hide car park off Ellingham Drove, 2 miles north of Ringwood (SU 151082).

Donations for upkeep of the reserve can be made via the collection boxes at the Tern Hide or Visitor Centre.

Category A.

 

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Sunday 24th March 2019

Seacombe and Dancing Ledge  09:30 – all day.

 

Meet in the car park in Worth Matravers (SY 974776) – charges apply.

Category B/C – some steep hills / stiles.

 

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Sunday 28th April 2019

Sturminster Newton  09:30 – 14:00 approx.

 

Meet in the car park of Station Road (ST 787142) – charges apply.

Category B – moderate distance with one or two steep hills.

 

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May 2019 – date to be confirmed.

Leader: GEOFF UPTON

Ringstead  08:00 – 10:30 approx.

 

Meet at the eastern (far) end of the National Trust South Down car park (SY 759823).

Category B – gradients.

 

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Friday 7th June 2019

White Sheet Plantation, near Wimborne 19:30 – dark.

 

Meet in the car park on the bend in the road (SU 048036). Nightjar walk.

Category A.

 

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Neil Gartshore

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Neil Gartshore