Fantastic events at RSPB Geltsdale

Saturday 1st June 9.00am-11.30am Offspring watch (BBC Spring watch Event) Join a warden on this spring morning to observe some of the breeding birds of the reserve and their recently hatched young. Participants need to wear outdoor clothing and sturdy footwear. Meet at the reserve Car Park. NY588586. Free to children and RSPB members, £3 to non-members  Sunday 9th June 10.00am - 12noon Open Farm Sunday A walk to look at the upland farm operation...... [click to read more]

Posted: 3rd April 2013

The night sky.....

We are blessed with some beautiful night skies over Hallbankgate - probably because we have very little light pollution. Why don't you come and see for yourself when the RSPB hold two events soon to look at the night sky? The sky will be even better up at the reserve and if it is clear it will be amazing. We have regular sightings of the Milky Way and the Northern Lights have been seen from here. Have a look at the RSPB's website for more information.www.rspb.org.uk and then click on the Geltsda...... [click to read more]

Posted: 10th January 2013

Brampton Walkers are Welcome

Brampton Walkers are Welcome Guided Walking Programme 2012 BramptonWalkers are Welcome Guided Walks Programme 2012   Sunday 8th JulyLow Row, Potscleugh Wood, Wallholme Bridge,Lanehead   Sunday 12th August Bewcastle area.   Sunday 9th SeptemberWalton, Sandysike, Cambeck Bridge, Cambeckhill, Hadrian's wall   Sunday 14th OctoberHadrian's Wall east from Walltown Crags   Sunday 4th NovemberRSPB Geltsdale Reserve with RSPB w...... [click to read more]

Posted: 3rd July 2012