Events and Workshops at Harehope
Discovery at Harehope Quarry
run a busy events programme in partnership with The Harehope Quarry Project. The activities range from wildlife and nature
exploration to bushcrafts and craft based activities. 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; just drop us an email or give us a ring and tell us what you'd like to do.
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.