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Women only dusk walk at RSPB Ham Wall

Key information

To coincide with the beautiful full strawberry/rose moon, we are hosting a women’s only walk at dusk around RSPB Ham Wall. This is an event created and led by women, for women. This walk provides an opportunity for those who may not feel comfortable going out in nature alone, to experience the reserve and all that it has to offer during the evening.  There are also Dusk at RSPB Ham Wall Guided Walks on the 7 and 28 June which are open to everyone. See https://events.rspb.org.uk/browse?filter[schedule]=2453 for more information.

Join us for a 7.30pm start for a 2.5 hour guided walk around the reserve, taking in the beauty of the full moon and the reserve at dusk. As we explore the reserve, we might hear the delightful croaking song of Iberian water frogs, glimpse of the ghostly white barn owl out hunting or catch the spectacle of hundreds of dragonflies setting to roost for the night in the reeds. Your safety is highly important to us, so there will always be additional female volunteers with us.

Disclaimer: If the weather is overcast, the event will STILL GO AHEAD as planned, ticket holders will still be able to enjoy a guided dusk walk at RSPB Ham Wall.

Booking essential – a ticket only event. Advanced bookings only.

COST

Adult RSPB member: £9

Adult non-RSPB member: £11

Female child (Age 14-17) RSPB member: £5

Female child (Age 14-17) non-RSPB member: £6

Suitable for ages 14+. All children (age 14 – 17) must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Please note non refundable booking fees apply and are included in the above costs.

Car Parking is available in the large RSPB car park but please note that car parking charges apply to non-RSPB members (£3 all day). RSPB members display membership card on dashboard for free parking.

HOW TO GET INVOLVED

Please click on the book your place button at the top of this page.

ACCESSIBILTY

Accessibility The walk includes rough and uneven grass paths unsuitable for wheels. The walk will be about 3-4 miles in length.

For more information on accessibility at Ham Wall please see https://www.accessibilityguides.org/content/rspb-ham-wall-0.

Please contact us before booking if you have any questions about the accessibility of the event.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Who is welcome to attend the event? This event is open to anyone who identifies as a woman. We also welcome non-binary people who feel comfortable in a women’s only space to this event.

We are also hosting a Wellbeing walk for men and other ‘Dusk at RSPB Ham Wall’ guided walks. Please see our events page for more information – https://events.rspb.org.uk/hamwall

Are there minimum age requirements to enter the event? The minimum age requirement for this event is 14 years of age. All children under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Please bring either printed or electronic proof of your ticket and email confirmation of the visit date and time with you. If you booked as an RSPB member, that member needs to bring their membership card with them.

What do I need to bring? Please bring your own torch. Dress appropriately for the weather and condition, including sturdy footwear. Please expect some standing about so dress in warm layers as it can be very cold out on the reserve. Wet weather gear should be brought just in case. Insect repellent is recommended. Bring your binoculars, scope or camera if you have them to help you get a closer look at the wildlife we might see. You may wish to bring a drink and/or snack.  

Can I bring my dog? No dogs, except registered assistance dogs please.  

How can I contact the organiser with any questions? If you have any unanswered questions, please email us at ham.wall@rspb.org.uk.

PHOTO CREDIT

📷 Ben Andrew (rspb-images.com)