Events and Workshops
at Harehope Quarry
We offer a number of public event activities from our base at Harehope Quarry. Please select a
link in the table below for more information about a specific
event. You can also book your own activity based at Harehope Quarry; just
drop us an email or give us a ring and tell us what you'd like to do.
There's a wide range to choose from including bushcrafts, wild food,
wildlife watching, basketry and greenwood turning.
Quarry has re-colonised naturally and has many areas of wildlife
interest. It is designated a Site of Nature Conservation Interest. The
Bollihope Burn flows through the quarry and is an important salmon and
sea trout spawning area. Otter regularly use the burn. The Quarry Pond
and other ponds also provide important wetland habitats and attract a
range of wildfowl. The limestone grassland has a wide range of wild
flowers including twayblade, marsh orchid, lady’s mantle and bird’s
foot trefoil. There is a large education room with toilet facilities
and a kitchen.
ideal present; buy a half or full day activity gift voucher
for use on any of our activities emailed direct to you.