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A Wild Whitsun

This event has finished. 26 May–1 June 2014

A week full of outdoor activities for the whole family to enjoy including walks, trails, nature detecting and much more. Suitable outdoor clothing and footwear required.

Habitats at Coity Tip

Monday 26 May & Wednesday 28 May, 11am-12.30pm & 1.30pm-3pm

Come and find out about the biodiversity at Coity Tip, the former spoil heap of the mine, now home to lots of different plants and animals. Includes pond dipping and a short nature trail. FREE. Booking is essential. Please book by calling (029) 2057 3650.

 

Little Pit Explorers: Wild Welly Walk

Tuesday 27 May, 11am-12pm & 1.30pm-2.30pm

What are the treasures on the Tip? Can we spot birds, bees and butterflies?  Come and explore the Coity Tip in this nature walk for under 5s. FREE. Booking is essential. Please book by calling (029) 2057 3650.

Nature Detective Trail

Monday 26 May-Sun 1 June, 11am-4pm

Pick up a nature detectives sheet and find out more about history and biodiversity of Coity Tip. How was the tip formed? What plants and animals can be found there?

Trail sheets available from the Big Pit Reception at the main visitor entrance. FREE.