RSPB Events at  Insh Marshes Nature Reserve

 

 

Events at RSPB Insh Marshes in 2009

 

Walk with a Naturalist:    Every Tuesday at @ 10am April to August. Advance booking is not required for these afternoon walks.

Join a local naturalist to explore the reserve and see the birds, flowers and insects of this very special site. Walks last 2 – 3 hours. Meet at the RSPB car park 2 miles miles from Kingussie on the B970

·      April: 3, 10, 17, 24

·      May: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

·      June: 5, 12, 19, 26

·      July: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

·      August: 7, 14, 21, 28

·      April:  15th   7.30 – 9.30 pm

·      May:  20th    8.30 –10.30 pm

·      June:  17th      9 – 11 pm

·      July:  15th      8.30 -10.30pm

·      August: 19th    7.30 -9.30 pm

 

Note: a moth trap will be run overnight following these events. If you wish to see what has been caught, please meet at the car-park at 0930 the following morning (i.e April 16th, May 21st, June 18th, July 16th and August 20th).

For the above events….

Meet at the RSPB reserve car park 2 miles along the B970 from Kingussie and ½ mile beyond Ruthven Barracks

·      £2 Adults  (RSPB members)

·      £5  Adults  (non- members)

·      Children Free (under 16) 

·      Be prepared for wet/cold weather. For evening events, midge repellent and a torch are recommended

 

The following events are FREE of charge….(meeting place as above)

 

The Magical Marshes

Have fun discovering the amazing wildlife of Insh Marshes. In the meadows and bird hide we'll play nature games, look for minibeasts and other wildlife, and make crafty creatures. For families with primary-school-age children.

March 24, 31

Mondays, 2pm - 4pm
July 7, 14, 21, 28
Aug 4, 11, 18, 25

 

Guide in the hide

Drop in to Insh Marshes information viewpoint where we'll be on hand with high powered optics to help show you wildlife and talk about the work we're undertaking to protect it.  

May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Fridays, 2pm - 4pm

June 6,13, 20, 27

July 4, 11, 18, 25

 

CONTACT DETAILS :-

RSPB, Ivy Cottage, Insh, Kingussie, PH21 1NT.

Tel. 01540 661518

E-mail.  insh@rspb.org.uk

( Remember it's a good idea and helpfull to phone:01540 661518 or email:rspb@kincraig.com to confirm the dates advertised, your numbers and check if there are  any cancellations before you leave)