The RSPB Nature Reserve at Llandudno Junction is the perfect place to spend some quality time in the outdoors. As the seasons change, so does the breathtaking landscape, offering you something new every time you visit. Read on to find out what events are taking place at one of Pen-y-Bryn Farm's local nature reserves during November.
On the 2nd of November, there will be a pond dipping session. Discover what creatures live in the pond with this hands on learning activity! No booking is required for this event. A small fee of £1 for members (Wildlife Explorers) and £2 for non members will be charged upon arrival. This event will run from 2pm-3.30pm.
Free Play Friday is always a popular event for young children and their families. Come along and try your hand at den building, or play with bubbles, hoops and chalks. This is a free drop in event which runs from 11am to 3pm and does not require you to book a place. If you wish to take a walk around the nature reserve before or after the event, standard entry charges apply for non members. Please see below for more details. Please note that this event is weather dependent.
There will be a fundraising event held on Saturday the 4th and Sunday the 5th of November. From 10am–4pm, come along and have a browse at Julia's Big Book Sale! This event will be run by Julia Hamilton whose second hand book sales raise thousands of pounds each year to support the important work of the RSPB. There will also be second hand complete jigsaws for sale. Entry to the event is free but if you wish to walk around the nature reserve, standard entry fees apply to non members.
Also on Saturday the 4th of November, you can take part in the Saturday Wildlife Walk. Join the volunteer wildlife guides for a friendly and informative two-hour walk around the nature reserve, during which you will see some of the birds and other wildlife that have made this stunning nature reserve their home. From 11am–1pm, normal reserve entrance charges apply to non-members plus a small additional fee for this event of £2 per adult and £1 per child. No experience required – all are welcome! Saturday Wildlife Walks will be held every Saturday until the 30th of December 2017, then begin again in March 2018.
Every Wednesday morning during term times, Muddy Puddles parent and toddler group welcomes families with their group aimed at children under 4 years old. Activities include short walks, nature crafts and when the weather permits it, lots of splashy fun! This event runs from 10-11am with a charge of £3 per child.
The RSPB Nature Reserve in Conwy (Llandudno Junction) is open every day except Christmas Day. Opening times are 9.30am to 5pm. There is a coffee shop which opens from 10am–4pm. Christmas Eve opening hours for the visitors centre are 9.30am–3pm. The coffee shop will open at 10am and close at 4.30pm from the 26th of December to the 2nd of January. Entrance charges for non members are £5 per adult, £1 per child or you can purchase a family ticket for £12.50. To find out more about RSPB Conwy, please click here to visit their website.
We are so lucky to have so many wonderful places that celebrate the natural beauty all around us in North Wales. For more information about staying with us at Pen-y-Bryn Farm whilst you discover the stunning landscape for yourself, please click here to see our availability calendar, click here to find out more about our holiday cottages and farmhouse or call us on 01745 822 344. We look forward to welcoming you to Pen-y-Bryn Farm.