Wholesome Day

Paxton Pits Big Bug Hunt

Paxton Pits Big Bug Hunt

“Big Bug Hunt” 1.00pm – 4.00pm

Guided walk at 2.00pm – 3.30pm

Celebrate National Insect Week with us.

Join staff and volunteers for a search through meadows and woods and around ponds to capture and photograph some spectacular and rare insects.

This event is suitable for all ages, including families with young children.

Bring a camera, hat, sun tan lotion and insect repellent if you need it.

Fee: Adults £2.00. Children £1.00. No need to book

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