Events in May 2017
Wildflower WalksDiscover more about flora and fauna on our self-guided weekend wildlife trail.
- 6th May 2017 to 7th May 2017
Ancient TreesHow old are the trees, to celebrate World Tree Week pick up our self -guided Tree Trail and find out more
- 13th May 2017 to 14th May 2017
Photography DaysThe team is back to take you on a behind the scenes photography treat.
Meet at 8.30 Ravenglass Station for a tour around the workshops and a cup of tea in the Turntable Café, pick up your packed lunch, before embarking on the seven mile journey up the line to photograph passing engines en route. At Dalegarth enjoy some free time before heading back on the single line journey to your starting point at Ravenglass.
Limited places, book in advance, £45 per person includes welcome tea/coffee, packed lunch (sandwich, crisps, piece of fruit and bottle of water), guided photography walk and single train journey back down the valley.
Please note this event must be booked in advance as tickets are limited.
This is an outdoor event and requires an average level of fitness (you will be walking seven miles on ballast). Please bring suitable clothing.
Basic packed lunch is provided (sandwich, tray bake, piece of fruit). Please advise of any dietary requirement.
All participants must be aged 16 or over.
- 16th May 2017
Fish and Chip EveningsJoin an evening diesel departure from Ravenglass at 6pm and enjoy a Fish and Chip Supper at Fellbites Cafe, Dalegarth for Boot Station. Ticket price £10.50 includes a Fish Supper at Dalegarth. Call Dalegarth to book on 019467 23192.
- 19th May 2017
Red Squirrel Walk with CWTGuided walk with Cumbria Wildlife Trust around some of the ancient forests and hopefully spot a red squirrel or two!
Details to follow
- 20th May 2017 to 21st May 2017
Explore the Rivers - ERTEnjoy a weekend of river activity and pond dipping at Glenridding with Eden Rivers Trust.
More details to follow....
- 27th May 2017 to 28th May 2017