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Woodland Workout Lincolnshire
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Volunteer with the Forestry Commission to help manage and conserve your local woodlands while learning new skills, improving your health and wellbeing and making new friends. 

Woodland Workout in Lincolnshire

Sessions will be held at Osgodby Wood near Market Rasen on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, at Chambers Farm Wood on the 2nd Tuesday of the month and 2nd and 4th Wednesday's at Ostler's Plantation, Woodhall Spa.

Dates are in chronological order below;

31st May           Ostler’s Plantation  (TF21596302, LN10 6YY)

6th June            Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)

13th June          Great West Wood (TF 1142 7633)

14th June          Ostler’s Plantation (TF21596302, LN10 6YY))

20th June          Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)

28th June          Ostler’s Plantation  (TF21596302, LN10 6YY)

4th July             Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)

18th July          Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)

26th July          Ostler’s Plantation  (TF21596302, LN10 6YY)

They will run from 10am to 1pm.

Tasks can vary so please be prepared to be flexible but will include:

  • Working around the ponds at Osgodby Wood.
  • Coppicing and dead hedging along the roadside at Great West Wood.
  • Brashing of Scot's Pine and widening a footpath at Ostler's Plantation.

Please wear clothes suitable for the task, sturdy footwear and bring waterproofs just in case. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided by you may want to bring a bottle of water with you.

These are the gird references and postcodes for Chambers Farm (TF138884, LN8 5QB), Ostler's (TF21596302, LN10 6YY),  Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257) and Great West Wood(TF1142 7633, LN8 5JD).

If you let Jenny know you are coming then something happens and you can't make it please just text and let her know. Thanks.

If you are interested in joining a Woodland Workout then please contact Jenny on 07747 006452. 

Family Volunteering Days

Bring the whole family along for a spot of volunteering.  Learn some new skills whether young or old whilst giving us a hand with some coppicing.

Dates are in chronological order below;

Saturday 19th August – Come help our ranger to maintain the White Trail at Chambers Farm Wood (LN8 5QB)

Thursday 24th August – Join in some Rhododendron Clearance at Willingham Wood (LN8 3RQ)

Running between 11am and 3pm. Come for an hour or stay for the day, we’d love to see you.

We do recommend that participants are over 5 years old.

If you are interested in joining then please contact Jenny on 07747 006452. 

 

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Last updated: 13th June 2017