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Guided Walk on Horsenden West

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

Join nature expert Martin Smith on an interesting and enchanting walk exploring the fields and meadows of Horsenden West.

£5

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Guided Walk on Horsenden Hill – Early Morning Bird Song

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

  Join nature expert Martin Smith on an early morning walk and immerse yourself in the birdsong of Horsenden. May is the month when the dawn chorus is at its best, nature’s greatest symphony. Martin has studied birds and their songs for many years and there’s nothing he enjoys more than sharing his wealth of… Continue reading Guided Walk on Horsenden Hill – Early Morning Bird Song

£5.00
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Guided Walk on Horsenden Hill – Early Morning Bird Song

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

  Join nature expert Martin Smith on an early morning walk and immerse yourself in the birdsong of Horsenden. May is the month when the dawn chorus is at its best, nature’s greatest symphony. Martin has studied birds and their songs for many years and there’s nothing he enjoys more than sharing his wealth of… Continue reading Guided Walk on Horsenden Hill – Early Morning Bird Song

£5.00

Guided Walk – A introduction to Horsenden Hill

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

Thursday 27 May 10.00am. The walk will last around two hours.   Join nature expert Martin Smith on an interesting and enchanting walk exploring Horsenden Hill.   What will we find on this walk? Martin will point out and identify wildflowers, trees, bird song and much more. Horsenden has a wealth of history and mystery… Continue reading Guided Walk – A introduction to Horsenden Hill

£5.

Guided Walk on Horsenden Hill – What makes Horsenden important?

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

  Join nature expert Martin Smith on an interesting and enchanting walk exploring Horsenden Hill. What will we find on this walk? Horsenden is home to some rare species, here’s a taster to whet your appetite. The plant Dyer’s Greenweed is abundant on Horsenden Hill but rare elsewhere in London. It was used in days… Continue reading Guided Walk on Horsenden Hill – What makes Horsenden important?

£5.00

Guided Nature Walk: In search of butterflies

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

In search of butterflies in the meadows. Some 29 species of butterfly, some extremely rare, and hundreds of moth species have been identified at Horsenden including the rare White Letter Hairstreak and Brown Hairstreak. This is a gentle walk and will suit those who are reasonably fit. Regrettably it is not suitable for wheelchair access.… Continue reading Guided Nature Walk: In search of butterflies

£5.00

Guided Nature Walk: Conservation

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

Conservation. Walking a tight rope. What is conservation? Why is it necessary? Why is it difficult? This is a gentle walk and will suit those who are reasonably fit. Regrettably it is not suitable for wheelchair access. Wear suitable outdoor clothing and footwear. The pathways may be muddy in parts. Booking is essential. The walk… Continue reading Guided Nature Walk: Conservation

Guided Walk – Identifying trees by their bark, a forester’s skill

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

In his book "Bark: A Field Guide to Trees of the Northeast." Author Michael Wojtech writes:  "If you want to experience a forest, mingle among its trees.” His advice is, if you want to know the trees, learn their bark.  We often look at the leaves when we want to identify a tree, but the patterns, textures, colours, … Continue reading Guided Walk – Identifying trees by their bark, a forester’s skill

£5.00

Boxing Day Ramble

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

  Shake off the Christmas Day indulgence with a gentle ramble on Horsenden led by Martin Smith. Meet at Horsenden Farm for a 10.00am start. we will be back at the farm by 12.00 noon. Places will be limited to 50 so booking is essential via contact@friendsofhorsendenhill.org. If you book but are unable to come please… Continue reading Boxing Day Ramble

Walks with Martin Smith – Horsenden’s ancient woodland

Horsenden Farm Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North, Greenford

Saturday 11th June.  A remnant of the original 80acre wood, the present 10acres still holds a number of ancient woodland indicator species and intriguing mysteries. All walks start and finish at Horsenden Farm. Meet in the Sensory Garden at 10.30am. Walks last approx. 1hr 45min. £5 per head, via the booking form below. Proceeds to… Continue reading Walks with Martin Smith – Horsenden’s ancient woodland