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An evening with badgers and bats in North East England, the North Pennines, Northumberland, Durham and Kielder

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A chance to see and hear some of our more elusive nocturnal wildlife

We'll visit a badger sett well before sunset and settle down to watch for them emerging. Using binoculars you will be able to watch their activity as they emerge even when the light levels are quite low. You are never guaranteed a sighting when wildwatching but we'll give you the best chance we can. We'll then move on from the sett to use a bat detector to hear and identify which bats are flying and feeding. Weather dependent.

Duration: 3 hours

Cost: 85 for first two people, 15 per additional group member. Individual one-to-one booking available at 85.

Booking: Ring or email to book a day and time that suits you; tel. 01388 529154 or email then fill in and return the booking form (by email or post) and click on the button below to pay online.

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Further information: Minimum group size two; maximum 12. Participants should be 16 or over.

The activity leader has 30 years experience in leading wildwatching activities and is DBS checked.

Location: North Pennines - Harehope or Hamsterley Forest, Weardale, Durham, Northumberland, Kielder

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