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Campsterley - Wildlife Camping Festival

BME Forest Camping





Pack your tent and wellies and come along to Hamsterley to have some wild fun for the whole weekend.

Durham Wildlife Trust are organising a camping weekend in the heart of Hamsterley Forest and have lots of different wildlife experiences and activities lined up for your family to join in with including:

  • setting and checking small mammal traps
  • woodland bird walk
  • reptile walk
  • moth trapping
  • listening into the secret sounds of bats
  • woodland stories around the campfire
  • bug hunting
  • outdoor art

The event is family friendly but children must be supervised throughout the weekend. A campsterely information pack including camp rules will be provided on booking.

Booking is through the Durham Wildlife Trust's Event Page

Event details

When is the event?

Friday 18 August 2017 (more dates available)

What time is it on?

6:30pm on the 18th until 12:00pm on the 20th

Who is this for?


How much?

40 per tent and up to 5 people

Where to meet?

Camping Fields, Hamsterley Forest

What to wear?

Camping gear, wellies, outdoor clothing suitable for the weather, food for the weekend.

Do I need to book?

Booking is through Durham Wildlife Trust (see above)

Dogs Allowed:


Event dates

Friday 18 August 2017
Saturday 19 August 2017
Sunday 20 August 2017

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