Trip reports

Chalfont Park

Saturday, 18 January 2020

A morning walk in a local wildlife area by the river Misbourne. More...

Stocker's Lake Rickmansworth

Wednesday, 1 January 2020

New Year's Day walk around the HMWT reserve. More...

Rye Meads Nature Reserve, Hoddesdon

Saturday, 23 November 2019

RSPB Reserve in the Lea Valley More...

Rainham Marshes

Sunday, 20 October 2019

On the banks of the Thames Estuary, Rainham Marshes is a haven for all kinds of wildlife. More...

Cassiobury Park, Watford

Saturday, 21 September 2019

A local nature reserve. More...

Clinton-Baker Pinetum

Wednesday, 5 June 2019

Visit to a pinetum near Hertford More...

Coach outing to Arne Resrve, Dorset

Friday, 10 May 2019

Arne Reserve or Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island More...

Saturday, 20 April 2019

Visit to Thurrock Wildlife Park. A new site for the group to visit. More...

Aston Rowant Nature REeserve, Stokenchurch, Bucks.

Saturday, 23 March 2019

This reserve lies on the scarp of the Chiltern Hills overlooking the Vale of Oxford. More...

Gunpowder Park, Waltham Abbey, Essex

Saturday, 2 March 2019

Gunpowder Park and Sewardstone and Romney Marshes. More...

Tring Natural History Museum and Park

Saturday, 19 January 2019

Visit to Rothschild's museum and a walk in the park. More...

Stocker's Lake, Rickmansworth

Tuesday, 1 January 2019

New Year's day walk. More...

Chess Valley, Bucks.

Saturday, 15 December 2018

Morning walk along the Chess river from Goldingtons Sarratt to Frogmoor Meadow Chenies. More...

Church Wood, Hedgerly, Bucks.

Saturday, 17 November 2018

Birds with Fungi More...

Essex reserves & Estuary Cruise

Saturday, 27 October 2018

Weekend bird watching on the Essex coast. More...

Saturday, 23 June 2018

One of the Chiltern's best wildlife and insect reserves. More...

Saturday, 21 April 2018

Two walks - Millford Wood and Downley Common. More...

Saturday, 17 March 2018

Lemsford on a wintry day More...

Misbourne Valley, Amersham.

Saturday, 17 February 2018

A walk through the Misbourne Valley, passing Shardeloes Lake and onwards to Little Missenden. More...

WWT Slimbridge

Saturday, 20 January 2018

Coach trip to Slimbridge and night swan feed. More...

Stockers Lake, Rickmansworth

Tuesday, 2 January 2018

Our traditional New Year's Day walk around our local Herts & Middx. Wildlife Trust reserve. More...

The Ash Valley, Little Hadham

Sunday, 22 October 2017

A guided walk in Hertfordshire farmland led by Jonathan Forgham. More...

Chess Valley walk

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Celebrating 40 years of Chorleywood & District RSPB group. More...

Farnham Heaths, Surrey

Saturday, 20 May 2017

Heathland restoration in progress. Evening visit for woodcock, nightjar and bats. More...

Rutland Water - Coach trip

Saturday, 13 May 2017

Ospreys and more at Rutland Water More...

Jubilee River, Dorney

Saturday, 18 February 2017

Habitats constructed along the banks of the Thames. More...

Spade Oak Nature Reserve, Bourne End, Bucks.

Saturday, 21 January 2017

A walk across the Thames floodplain to the former gravel workings. More...

Male goldeneye

Sunday, 1 January 2017

Our traditional New Year's day walk. More...

Tring Reservoirs

Saturday, 17 December 2016

Four reservoirs at Tring More...

Walthamstowe Marshes

Saturday, 19 November 2016

Remnant of original grassland in the Lee Valley. More...

River Cruise, Blackwater Estuary, Maldon, Essex.

Sunday, 16 October 2016

Birdwatching cruise on a Thames Barge More...

Tyttenhanger Gravel Pits, Colney Heath, Herts.

Saturday, 17 September 2016

Gravel extraction site on the Colne. More...

Pagham Harbour, West Sussex

Saturday, 7 May 2016

Coach trip to Pagham Harbour More...

Cuckoo perched in tree

Thursday, 21 April 2016

A visit to Paxton Pits to hear and see the nightingales. More...

Saturday, 20 February 2016

BBOWT reserve in Oxfordshire More...

Dunnock on grass

Saturday, 23 January 2016

Flagship reserve of the Bucks. Berks. and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust. More...

Rye Meads RSPB Reserve

Saturday, 12 December 2015

Winter in the Lee Valley More...

South Wales weekend birdwatching

Saturday, 21 November 2015

Weekend visiting reserves in the Newport area and a visit to Slimbridge WWT More...

Long-tailed tit perched on branch

Saturday, 17 October 2015

Moors, Meres and Marshes More...

Otmoor RSPB Reserve, Oxon.

Sunday, 27 September 2015

Moors, Meres and Marshes More...

Minsmere RSPB Reserve

Saturday, 23 May 2015

Coach outing to this flagship reserve. More...

Cassiobury Park, Watford

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Midweek walk to give newcomers to birdwatching a taste of the subject. More...

Finemere Wood, Bucks.

Saturday, 21 March 2015

Historic woodland and meadows managed by Bucks.Berks.Oxon. Wildlife Trust and likely to suffer if HS2 is constructed. More...

Broadwater Lake, Harefield

Saturday, 21 February 2015

The largest lake in the Colne Valley. Important for wintering bird populations. More...

Poole Harbour

Saturday, 24 January 2015

Weekend cruise in Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island - 24th - 26th January 2015. More...

Stockers Lake, Rickmansworth

Thursday, 1 January 2015

New Year's Day walk around a local nature reserve. More...

Spade Oak Nature Reserve, Bourne End, Bucks.

Saturday, 13 December 2014

A walk across the Thames floodplain to the nature reserve. More...

Saturday, 22 November 2014

Field trip to Amwell reserve More...

Thurrock Thames Estuary

Saturday, 18 October 2014

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, Essex More...

Chess Valley, Chorleywood

Sunday, 21 September 2014

Chorleywood House Estate More...

Arundel Wildfowl Trust

Saturday, 17 May 2014

A coach trip to Arundel. More...

Nuthatch on branch

Saturday, 22 March 2014

Time to catch up with developments at RSPB HQ. More...

Snipe perched on fence post

Saturday, 22 February 2014

Bird sanctuary in an urban location. More...

The Lee Valley, Fishers Green

Saturday, 18 January 2014

A visit to the lower section of the Lee Valley More...

Stockers Lake, Rickmansworth

Wednesday, 1 January 2014

New Year's Day walk. More...

Misbourne River walk

Saturday, 14 December 2013

A walk from Amersham to Little Missenden More...

North Norfolk Reserves

Friday, 29 November 2013

Weekend in Norfolk More...

Rainham Marshes RSPB Reserve in Essex

Saturday, 19 October 2013

A visit to the Thames Estuary reserve in Essex More...

Maple Cross Reserve, Rickmansworth

Sunday, 22 September 2013

Visit to our local reserve. More...

Hall Farm Estate, Beaconsfield

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

An opportunity to understand how we can all benefit from good land management. More...

Rutland Water

Saturday, 20 April 2013

Ospreys at Rutland Water. More...

Colne Valley

Saturday, 23 February 2013

Reservoirs and Reserves in the Colne Valley More...

Exe Estuary, Devon

Friday, 25 January 2013

RSPB Avocet Cruise More...

Stockers Lake, Rickmansworth

Tuesday, 1 January 2013

Our traditional New Year's Day walk. More...

Jubilee River Walk, Dorney, Bucks.

Saturday, 15 December 2012

New Thames River walk More...

Amwell HMWT Reserve

Saturday, 20 October 2012

Autumn in the Lee Valley More...

Lower Chess Valley, Chorleywood

Saturday, 22 September 2012

Nature on our doorstep. The first walk of the 2012/13 season. More...

Saturday, 19 May 2012

Visit to a local farm. More...

Dungeness Nature Reserve, Kent

Saturday, 21 April 2012

Coach trip to Kent's best known nature reserve, Dungeness. More...

Saturday, 17 March 2012

Visit to Otmoor. More...

Saturday, 18 February 2012

Exploring the Herts.& Middx. Wildlife Trust's reserve. More...

Tring Reservoirs, Herts.

Saturday, 21 January 2012

Half day walk around the Tring Reservoirs. More...

Stockers Lake, Rickmansworth

Sunday, 1 January 2012

New Year's Day walk. More...

Sunday, 11 December 2011

Winter wildfowl haven with shelter for humans. More...

Saturday, 19 November 2011

Thames side RSPB nature reserve. More...

Misbourne Valley, Amersham

Saturday, 22 October 2011

Proposed route of HS2 route. More...

Boston, Lincolnshire cruise.

Friday, 23 September 2011

Weekend in Boston. More...

Lakenheath Fen and Wicken Fen.

Saturday, 21 May 2011

Spring in the fens. More...

Blow's Down, Dunstable, Beds.

Saturday, 23 April 2011

Early summer on the chalk escarpments. More...

Foxcote Reservoir, Buckingham.

Saturday, 19 March 2011

Spring arrivals - BBOWT reserve. More...

Spade Oak Reserve, Bourne End, Bucks.

Sunday, 20 February 2011

River and lakes - Thames flood plain. More...

Gallows Bridge Farm, Oxford

Sunday, 23 January 2011

Living Landscapes More...

Stockers Lake, Rickmansworth, Herts.

Saturday, 1 January 2011

New Year's Day walk. More...

College Lake, Tring, Herts.

Saturday, 11 December 2010

Wildlife with winter shelter. More...

Magpie in snowy clearing

Sunday, 21 November 2010

A Reserve in the Lea Valley More...

Great spotted woodpecker on branch

Saturday, 23 October 2010

Lake between the rivers Colne and Frays. More...

Nuthatch on branch

Sunday, 19 September 2010

Our nearest RSPB reserve. More...

Male chaffinch singing on branch

Saturday, 22 May 2010

Early summer in the Chilterns. More...

Long-tailed tit perched on branch

Sunday, 18 April 2010

Wildfowl collections and newly arrived migrating warblers as well as rose ringed parakeets. More...

Male goldeneye

Sunday, 21 March 2010

New migrants and ones leaving us on their own flight path, from near Heathrow. More...

Saturday, 20 February 2010

BBOWT Reserve near Aylesbury More...

Snipe perched on fence post

Sunday, 7 February 2010

Essex Coastal Reserves More...

Snipe perched on fence post

Sunday, 7 February 2010

Essex Coastal Reserves More...

Stockers Lake Nature Reserve

Friday, 1 January 2010

New Year's Day walk. More...

Great tit perched in small tree

Saturday, 12 December 2009

A walk in the Chess Valley More...

View over flooded fields at the RSPB Pulborough Brooks nature reserve

Saturday, 21 November 2009

Birdwatching by boat in Chichester Harbour More...

Water rail feeding at waters edge

Sunday, 18 October 2009

Ducks, waders and kingfishers More...

Yellow wagtail in winter wheat

Sunday, 20 September 2009

The last of the summer migrants. More...

Nightjar on ground among heather

Saturday, 30 May 2009

Thursley Common for Nightjars More...

Saturday, 18 April 2009

Red kites in the Chilterns More...