You can brush up your identification skills, help on a conservation task, see a rare species or just enjoy a beautiful site.
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Find out more on the summer events on Large Blue
A walk onto the lower slopes of Meall Liath. The same trip in 2014 was successful in seeing Mountain Ringlet.
Saturday 4th July, 2.00pm, Newborough Warren led by Andrew Graham and Ian Gorton
Join Ian Gorton and Andrew Graham to explore several different species of butterfly at this coastal dune nature reserve. Meet at the main car park to the reserve. Booking is essential as this event will be weather dependent.
A guided walk in ancient woodland with Silver-washed Fritillary and White Admiral butterflies among the target species.
Join the Yorkshire Branch and Brockadale Volunteer Committee on a walk around one of the YWT's finest reserves.
Join the Hants & Isle of Wight Branch and the Hants & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust for a visit to this SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest)
Join Butterfly Conservation's Somerset & Bristol Branch at this National Nature Reserve, where we will look for Purple Hairstreak and Silver-washed Fritillary amongst others.
Join the Hants & Isle of Wight Branch for a walk in this lovely part of Alice Holt Forest, stopping at several Purple Emperor 'assembly points' to see these wonderful butterflies battle for their territories.
Search for Silver-studded Blue
Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch on an afternoon walk through the best butterfly rides in this extensive forest area.
A great FREE family day out. Guided walks, moth trap displays, bat roost viewing by infra-red camera, arts and crafts, face-painting and story-telling, butterfly-friendly plants for sale etc.
Guided walk with fine views
This is a joint trip with the Dorset Branch. Martin Down National Nature Reserve is worth a visit at any time during the butterfly season.
Join moth expert and Cornwall Moth Recorder, Leon Truscott, on this walk to find Marbled White butterflies, as well as Small Heath and Dark Green Fritillary butterflies. Six-belted and Thrift Clearwing moths can also be found at this site.
We will walk north along the shore-line cliffs. When we did this trip in 2014 we saw an amazing twelve species of butterfly, including the target species.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch to look for woodland species, including the Silver-washed Fritllary, White Admiral, White-letter Hairstreak and Purple Hairstreak.
Join the Dorset and Wiltshire Branches for a guided walk over superb chalk grassland habitat.
A further visit to Salcey Forest searching for Purple Emperor, White Admiral, Silver-washed Fritillary, Purple Hairstreak.
Join the Cambs & Essex Branch for a walk in this beautiful National Nature Reserve, which is also a Ramsar site and Special Area of Conservation.
Join the Cheshire & Peak Branch for a walk of approximately one mile down Coombs Dale.
Join the Dorset Branch on this all-day guided walk along the cliff tops.
Join the Yorkshire Branch on a field excursion to Wintersett Angler's Country Park
A walk across this moss to the SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest) at the far end of the site. Half of this moss has been dug up for garden peat, the other half has been left as a pristine moss. We wish to see whether the Large Heath butterfly can still be found here.
Join Butterfly Conservation's Cornwall Branch in searching for butterflies like the Dark Green Fritillary and Silver-studded Blue on this beautiful SSSI and National trust Reserve.
Fermyn Woods is part of the ancient Rockingham Forest. It is an attractive site with grassland and ponds as well as the extensive woodland.
Guided walk with fine views
This is a South Wiltshire Group trip to see and learn to recognise some of our rarer butterflies in the county.
This part of the coast is good for Lulworth Skippers and in a good year attracts various migrants. Bring a packed lunch.
Join the Hants & IOW Branch at their Magdalen Hill Down Reserve at one of the best times of the year to see the butterflies and the wildflowers, plus it's the launch of Big Butterfly Count - come and help us to count butterflies!
Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch at one of the country's best sites for the Wood White butterfly. You will have a chance to see the second brood of this species, see what moths were caught in the trap from the previous night and carry out a Big Butterfly Count - the worlds largest survey of its kind.