Call Spice - 0121 353 6161

Site search

RSPB Summer Walk

.. enjoy nature this Summer!

Sat 14 Jul 2018
RSPB Visitor Centre, Sandwell Valley B43 5AG
10.45am meet for 11.00am - 1.00pm
£7.50 Member, £9 Guest
Admin fees and Spice Coordinator
Places

Today, we are on a guided tour of the RSPB's only urban reserve, located at the junction of M5 and M6 in a huge bend of the River Tame. We’ll have a walk and talk with our RSPB expert, and try to spot some of the Summer visitors. You may see, Water Rail, snipe, Shoveler, Teale and Wigeon. Dress for walking. Habitats include: lake, river, marsh, reedbed, willow scrub, meadow, old hedgerow and new scrape. Species include Water Rail, Jack Snipe, Reed and Grasshopper Warblers,  Little Ringed Plover, Kingfisher, Little and Great Crested Grebes, Little Owl, Skylark, Willow Tit, winter thrushes, Green and Great Spotted Woodpeckers, eight finches, five tits, nine warblers. Past rarities include: Great Snipe, Spoonbill and Goshawk.

 

Refreshments are available, hot drinks and snacks.

 

Directions: Car: access from M6 J7; A34 south. Right at first lights -A4041 Newton Road. After 3/4 mile turn left into Tanhouse Ave; reserve on right..

 

 

Show Me A Map

Himley Hall and Baggeridge Country Park Easy Ramble (Mon 28th May 2018)
Bruno Mars, Olly Murs Tribute Cabaret Night (Sat 2nd Jun 2018)
Glass Blowing - Make a Unique Bud Vase (Sun 10th Jun 2018)
Magic for Beginners (Thu 14th Jun 2018)
Wake up the Zoo (Sun 24th Jun 2018)
National Dragon Boat Racing (Sat 30th Jun 2018)
Burlesque Dance Experience! (Sun 1st Jul 2018)
Summer Ball at Birmingham Botanical Gardens (Sat 7th Jul 2018)
Matilda the Musical (Tue 10th Jul 2018)
Womborne and Halfpenny Green Ramble (Sun 22nd Jul 2018)
Spice National Weekend - Denstone, Staffordshire (Fri 10th Aug 2018 - Sun 12th Aug 2018)
Spice Hits Town at the Jam House (Fri 17th Aug 2018)
Autumn Colours of Sherwood Forest Hostel Weekend (Fri 19th Oct 2018 - Sun 21st Oct 2018)

Browse similar events by category / subcategory

Animal Encounters and Equest

Updated Friday 25th May 2018, 16:52

Book-It Online 5.0a8 Software

Book-It uses cookies. Click here to find out more.