Grubbins Wood: Dark Skies Festival

A group of people standing in a dark forest, holding up bat detectors.

Night-Time Wildlife Adventure by Steve Finch

Grubbins Wood: Dark Skies Festival


Grubbins Wood,

Grubbins Wood Nature Reserve
Arnside, Cumbria, LA5 0BN
Fully booked
Join us for an evening walk in this atmospheric woodland, where we'll listen and look for sounds and signs of nature.

Event details

Meeting point

Meet at the nature reserve entrance at the end of New Barns Road GR: SD444 777


6:30pm - 8:00pm
A static map of Grubbins Wood: Dark Skies Festival

About the event

Part of Friends of the Lake District Dark Skies Festival

Booking essential.  Recommended donation £5.00 per person

Please follow Government guidance at the time of the activity and only undertake it if you are well and the rules permit you to do so. If you are unable to attend for any reason please contact us at or call 01539816300 so that we can release your place to the waiting list.


Phone number


Suggested donation

£5 per person

Know before you go


On a lead

What to bring

Please wear suitable warm clothing and bring waterproof jacket and trousers, sturdy footwear for walking on uneven ground. Bring a torch and spare batteries.

Contact us

Cumbria Wildlife Trust
Contact number: 01539 816300