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European State Forest Conference 2016 Itinerary

 

Tuesday, 21st June

11:00 – 18:00

Arrival

Castle Green Hotel

16:00 – 18:30

Eustafor committee meeting

Castle Green

20:00 – 21:30

Welcome dinner

Castle Green Hotel

Wednesday, 22nd June

07:00 – 08:00

Breakfast

Castle Green Hotel

08:30

Depart for fieldtrip

 

09:00 – 10:45

Whitbarrow Scar – Woodland management with conservation in mind

Whitbarrow Scar

11:30

Boat cruise on Lake Windermere including lunch

Lake Windermere

13:45

Grizedale Forest

Grizedale Forest

14:15 – 15:15

Talks: Art and Recreation

Grizedale Forest

15:30 – 17:00

Adventure Activities

(Go Ape ziptrekking, segways, Grizedale Mountain Bikes electric biking

Grizedale Forest

17:15 – 18:15

Eustafor’s 10 Year Anniversary celebration

Grizedale Forest

18:25 – 19:25

Back to Castle Green Hotel

Kendal

19:30 – 20:00

Free time

Castle Green Hotel

20:15 - 00:00

Formal Dinner

Castle Green Hotel

Thursday 23rd June

08:00 – 08:45

Breakfast

Castle Green Hotel

09:00 – 11:30

Conference

Castle Green Hotel

11:45 – 12:45

Travel to Dodd Wood on minibus

 

13:00 – 14:00

Outdoor lunch, Dodd Wood

Dodd Wood

14:15 – 15:45

Trees & forestry at Dodd Wood: spectacular trees e.g. massive Douglas Fir, managed under continuous cover forestry.

 

16:00 – 17:15

Back to Castle Green Hotel

 

17:15

Conference Ends (option to stay extra night)

Castle Green Hotel

19:30 – 23:00

Post conference dinner

 

Friday 24th June (Optional Day)

07:00 – 8:00

Breakfast

 

08:15 – 10:15

Travel to Ennerdale by minibus

 

10:15 – 13:00

Walk and talk about Wild Ennerdale - Ecological restoration partnership project.

Ennerdale

12:00 – 13:30

Packed lunch

 

13:45 – 15:45

Back to Castle Green Hotel

 

15:45 / 16:00

Depart from hotel.

 

 

 Please note: this itinerary may be subject to change

Last updated: 9th February 2016