Weekday and Weekend Walks, and Weekend Coach Outings

Burnham Beeches 2019
Wednesday morning walk

Date: Wednesday 13 February 2019 at 09:30

Details:

Meet at 9.30 am in the car park, Lord Mayors Drive, Farnham Common, beyond SL2 3PS.
Lat/Long:51.5562,-0.6235   OS SU955850

Click here for a map of the Car Park location

Habitat: ancient Beech and Oak woodland, wood pasture, coppice, ponds and streams, grassland, valley mire and heathland.

Facilities: Café, public toilets and Information Point by the car park. The car park is free weekdays but a £2 donation is requested.

A guided stroll of about two miles, through ancient Beech and Oak woodland, wood pasture, coppice, ponds and streams. There will be enthusiasts to help you to find wildlife, and to assist with bird identification. Suitable for ages 11+

You will meet other bird watchers, perhaps improving your knowledge and identification skills.

Please wear suitable footwear and clothing. Bring binoculars if you have any.

Expect to see Mandarin duck, jay, nuthatch, coal tit, tree creeper, song thrush and all the normal woodland birds.

Some chance to see sparrowhawk, fieldfare, redwing, goldcrest, firecrest, marsh tit, brambling, redpoll, bullfinch, lesser spotted woodpecker.

Also varied fungi, wood ants.

Click here for information about Burnham Beeches

Click here for the report of our previous visit to Burnham Beeches

 

Lily pond on a misty morning