Events


Durham Wildlife Trust hosts a wide range of events each month catering for all ages, abilities and wildlife interests. Browse our selection of upcoming events below and get involved.

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May 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
New Members Evening Thursday 25th May 6pm, Rainton Meadows, DH4 6PU Meet staff and volunteers of Durham Wildlife Trust for a guided walk around the reserve. Light refreshments will be ...
Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
10:00 am
Durham Wildlife Trust’s Conservation Officer will lead a survey walk along the River Derwent to look for tracks and signs of one of our most charismatic mammals. Learn how to ...
Thornley Woods Centre
10:30 am
This walk is 4 miles. Come on a journey with us across the former wetlands of the Bright Water area, taking in Thrislington plantation and Bishop Middleham quarry. The meeting ...
Mainsforth Sports Complex
10:30 am
This walk is 3 miles. Come on a journey with us to visit the site of the proposed Bishops Fen Nature Reserve. This walk starts at Hardwick Park visitors centre, ...
Hardwick Park
Jun 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
11:00 am
This walk is 6 miles. Join us for a relaxing walk around Newton Aycliffe, taking in West Park lakes. The meeting point is at the Oakleaf sports complex, where toilets ...
Oakleaf Sports Complex
Jun 27 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
10:30 am
This walk is 3.5 miles Come with us to explore Ketton Ox country. We will walk a circular route from Barmpton, which takes in Ketton Packhorse bridge. The meeting point ...
Barpton Village
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
A family friendly event to discover the fascinating lives of some of our most secretive animals. Find out which reptile species live in the North East and take part in ...
Blaydon Youth Club, Gateshead
Jul 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
This walk is 2-3 miles. Come and discover historic Darlington with us. On this walk you will see some of the highlights of Darlington’s industrial heritage including North Road Station, ...
Head of Steam Railway Museum
10:30 am
This walk is 3 miles. Come on a journey with us to visit the site of the proposed Bishops Fen Nature Reserve. This walk starts at Hardwick Park visitors centre, ...
Hardwick Park Visitors Centre