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Thurlbear Woods Visit

29 April, 2023 @ 14:00 - 16:30

Event led by the Natural History group 2pm – 4.30pm.
First flowering dates and migrant birds with more information to follow
Please book by email to or call 01823 272429
Thurlbear Wood,
Stoke St Mary
(OS Reference: ST 274 213)

• Non-members are welcome at all meetings.
• There is a minimum charge of £5.00 for events.


29 April, 2023
14:00 - 16:30



Thurlbear Wood
Thurlbear, Somerset + Google Map


Events are graded from 1-4 in difficulty. The grading is found in the event description in the calendar on this page. Keep in mind that a change in weather conditions can make a walk more difficult than anticipated. All walks and activities demand a basic level of fitness, suitable footwear and waterproof clothing.

1 Easy – generally even ground with a few gentle slopes; no special fitness needed.  Comfortable footwear required.

2 Moderate – for reasonably fit people, may include unsurfaced rural paths and tracks, moderate slopes, uneven surfaces, steps and stiles. Walking shoes/boots required.

3 Strenuous – for fit, experienced walkers, will include hills, uneven surfaces, tracks and may include muddy terrain. Walking boots and waterproof clothing are essential.

4 Confined spaces – including caves and attics. Locations may be dusty, slippery and dark.

Activity leaders carry out a risk assessment beforehand. Participants are required to provide emergency contact details before taking part in an activity – this information is destroyed by the group leader after the activity has taken place.