East of LondonderryExplore this wood
Explore the native trees and wildlife of the Faughan Valley on this free tree and wildlife trail, perfect for children and families.
Burntollet Wood, Londonderry
Credit: Jill Jennings / WTML
Enjoy family fun outdoors this summer and join us for a free tree and wildlife activity trail with Woodland Trust staff, volunteers and partners to show you the secrets of woodlands in summer in the Faughan Valley.
This trail will guide families and children of all ages around Burntollet Wood, exploring the world of trees and woodland wildlife.
This event is delivered as part of the National Lottery Heritage funded Faughan Valley Ancient Woodlands: From Fragments to Thriving Forest project.
Please dress appropriately for the weather and walking in the woods.
Long trousers are advised. Please bring a hat and sun-cream or rainwear as necessary.
Please bring your own hand sanitiser and adhere to COVID social distancing guidelines.
Refreshments will not be available to buy during the event so please bring your own. There are picnic tables/grassy areas perfect for picnicking.
Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.
Booking is essential. To book, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or, alternatively, ring 07584595423.
Please include in your email:
Please arrive at the stipulated meeting point 15 minutes before departure. Please be patient, adhere to social distancing guidelines and maintain a 2-metre distance from other people/groups. It is worth downloading the free Big Butterfly Count app prior to the event, as this will help when on the trail.