Stunning limestone pavements, ancient woodlands, intimate orchards and meadows and an impressive coastline make Arnside & Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty one of England's finest landscapes. The work of the AONB Partnership aims to conserve and enhance this extraordinary place now and for the future.
Exploration for all ages
March 22nd, 2017
Whatever the weather, families can get outside and discover wonderful wildlife at RSPB Leighton Moss nature reserve this Easter.
“Birds in the Barn” offers families a rare chance to explore the new wildflower meadow at Leighton Moss and learn more about birds through this exciting orienteering event. No need to book just drop-in between 1-3pm on Wednesday 5, 12 and 19 April.
Families are invited to uncover ‘What Lives Beneath’ at a special pond dipping event on Thursday 6 and 20 April. Drop-in between 10.30 am and 3.30 pm to take part.
Ever been on safari? ‘Minibeast Safaris’ at Leighton Moss offer the chance for visitors to become turn detective and experience the fascinating world of creepy crawlies! Drop-in between 10.30am-12.30 pm, 1.30-3.30 pm on Thursday 13 April.
‘Tots Tile Trail’ is an adventure trail which provides the youngest visitors with the chance to explore the sensory garden at Leighton Moss. Drop-in sessions take place on Wednesday 5, 12 and 19, and Thursday 6, 13 and 20 April, between 10.30-11.30 am.
Venue: RSPB Leighton Moss and Morecambe Bay nature reserve, Myers Farm, Storrs Lane, Silverdale, LA5 0SW.
Contact: For further details visit rspb.org.uk/leightonmoss or phone the visitor centre on 01524 701601.
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