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THU 21 AUG

Natural History, Flora and Fauna of Folly Farm

Folly Farm, Stowey

Run by: Avon Wildlife Trust

Join Reserves Manager and butterfly enthusiast Joe Middleton for a walk around the ancient woodlands and wildflower meadows.

clock10:30–12:30

Suitable for any age

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Marbled white butterfly, Folly Farm.

FOLLY FARM SUMMER WILDLIFE WALK. MARBLED WHITE...FOLLY FARM SUMMER…

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Wildflower meadows and woodland surround the Folly Farm Centre at the heart of Folly Farm, a 250-acre nature reserve between Bath and Bristol which offers spectacular views over Chew Valley Lake and the Mendips.

The meadows are brimming with flowers such as betony, ox-eye daisy and heath spotted orchid. Join Reserves Manager and butterfly enthusiast Joe Middleton for a walk around the ancient woodlands and wildflower meadows. You will learn about the natural history of this once medieval deer park, as well as how Folly Farm is managed today.  

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Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Cost

Adult £10.00, adult and child £14.00; family £20.00 (up to two adults and three children).

Difficulty level

  1. Easy
  2. Leisurely
  3. Moderate
  4. Hard

Distance

2 mile(s)

Duration

2:00

Special requirements

Please wear a sturdy pair of boots.

Information about this activity is provided by The Wildlife Trusts

Location

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Folly Farm

The Folly Farm centre, Stowey, Pensford, Stowey, BS39 4DW

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Avon Wildlife Trust.

Please register in advance.

Pre-booking required

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