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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.

 Family Volunteering

Come and help our ranger to maintain the trails.  Meet at 11am at the Volunteer Hut at Chambers Farm Wood (LN8 5QB).  You can come for an hour in the morning or bring a packed lunch and stay all day. 

Please wear suitable clothing and footwear for outdoor work and bring waterproofs with you.  It is recommended for children over 5 years old. 

Sessions on the 7th April and 2nd June 2018.

Contact Jenny Boatwright on 07747 006452 or email at jenny.boatwright@forestry.gov.uk

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;

  • 28th March          Ostler’s Plantation (TF21596302, LN10 6YY
  • 3rd April              Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)
  • 10th April            Chambers Farm Wood (TF 1408 7448, LN8 5QB)
  • 11th April            Ostler’s Plantation (TF21596302, LN10 6YY)
  • 17th April            Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)
  • 25th April            Ostler’s Plantation (TF 2159 6302, LN10 6YY)
  • 1st May               Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)
  • 8th May               Chambers Farm Wood (TF 1408 7448, LN8 5QB)
  • 9th May               Ostler’s Plantation (TF21596302, LN10 6YY)
  • 15th May             Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)
  • 23rd May             Ostler’s Plantation (TF 2159 6302, LN10 6YY)
  • 5th June              Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)
  • 12th June            Limewoods, contact Jenny for location
  • 13th June            Ostler’s Plantation (TF21596302, LN10 6YY)
  • 19th June            Osgodby Wood (TF 0936 9257)

They will run from 10am to 1pm.

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

  • Fence removal, and footpath clearance at Osgodby Wood.
  • Coppicing at Chambers Farm Wood.
  • Brashing of scot’s pine, footpath widening, and fence removal 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.

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. 

 

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Last updated: 24th March 2018