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MON 29 SEP

Red Squirrel Walks Brownsea Island

Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour

Run by: National Trust - Brownsea Island

Join our daily guided walks and see how many rare red squirrels you can spot.

clockVarious Times

Suitable for any age

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Red squirrel on a branch Brownsea Island

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At this time of year they come down from the canopy of trees to store food and can be seen playing in the low branches. We cannot guarantee that you will definitely see any squirrels but this is the best time to come over to see them.

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Various Times

This activity runs at these times:

  1. Mon 29 Sep 11:30–12:30
  2. 14:00–15:00

Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Tue 30 Sep 11:30–12:30
  2. 14:00–15:00
  3. Wed 1 Oct 14:00–15:00
  4. Thu 2 Oct 11:30–12:30
  5. 14:00–15:00
  6. Fri 3 Oct 11:30–12:30
  7. 14:00–15:00
  8. Sat 4 Oct 11:30–12:30
  9. 14:00–15:00
  10. Sun 5 Oct 11:30–12:30
  11. 14:00–15:00
  12. Mon 6 Oct 11:30–12:30
  13. 14:00–15:00
  14. Tue 7 Oct 11:30–12:30
  15. 14:00–15:00
  16. Wed 8 Oct 11:30–12:30
  17. 14:00–15:00
  18. Thu 9 Oct 11:30–12:30
  19. Fri 10 Oct 11:30–12:30
  20. Sat 11 Oct 11:30–12:30
  21. Sun 12 Oct 11:30–12:30
  22. Mon 13 Oct 11:30–12:30
  23. Tue 14 Oct 11:30–12:30
  24. Wed 15 Oct 11:30–12:30
  25. Thu 16 Oct 11:30–12:30
  26. Fri 17 Oct 11:30–12:30
  27. Sat 18 Oct 11:30–12:30
  28. Sun 19 Oct 11:30–12:30
  29. Mon 20 Oct 11:30–12:30
  30. Tue 21 Oct 11:30–12:30
  31. Wed 22 Oct 11:30–12:30
  32. Thu 23 Oct 11:30–12:30
  33. Fri 24 Oct 11:30–12:30

Cost

Walk is free but normal boat fares and entry fees apply. Entry fees vary from £2.50 - £6.60, National Trust members free. Boat fares vary from £3.50-£10.00. Call office for more details.

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Brownsea Island

Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour, BH13 7EE

About this location

Maintaining one of Dorset's foremost nature reserves for the benefit of its unique wildlife.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by National Trust - Brownsea Island.

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