Cumbria: Conservation Work Party

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Cumbria: Conservation Work Party
Sunday 11th March 2018: 10am
Gillbirks, Whitbarrow National Nature Reserve, Kendal

Join the Cumbria Branch on a conservation work party at Gillbirks, south-west of Kendal.

Bring rainwear, warm clothing, lunch and stout footwear.

Before setting off, please check the status of the work party with Chris (see below) during periods of bad weather, particularly ice and snow.


  • Take the A5074 from Gilpin Bridge
  • Take the second left turn to 'The Howe' (no signpost)
  • Cross the minor road and climb to the centre of the hamlet
  • Turn left onto the tarmac road
  • Bear right onto a track with concrete wheel tracks
  • There is limited parking at the first clearing in the wood, Grid ref: SD454885, nearest postcode LA8 8DE.

For more information, or if you would like to attend, please contact Chris Winnick, tel: 01539 728254.