Free birdwatching and wildlife walk with Gary Hobson

Free birdwatching and wildlife walk with Gary Hobson
Join us for a free walk to admire the birds and wildlife around Idle Valley with local birder, Gary Hobson

About the event
In this session, we’ll be birdwatching from Chainbridge Scrape East and West viewing screens.

Gary himself was a founding member of local group, Lound Bird Club, is currently a volunteer for NWT at the Idle Valley NR and committee member of the NWT North Nottinghamshire Local Group and was the former BTO Wetland Bird Survey (WeBS) co-ordinator for Nottinghamshire for a period of 10 years.

Please wear clothing and footwear suitable for the weather on the day plus food and water as required. Toilets and cafe facilities are available during usual opening times.

All walks are free of charge but cash donations to Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust are very much welcomed. Donations can be given at the Visitor Centre or paid through our donation page.

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Event Details

Start Date

July 31, 2024

End Date

July 31, 2024



Event Organiser


Jan Williamson

Venue Address

Idle Valley Nature Reserve, North Road, Retford, DN22 8RQ, Nottinghamshire

Start Time

09:00 am

End Time

12:00 pm



Phone Number

Gary - 07464964879