T: 01300 345293
M: 07860 759996
Q: How much does it cost?
A: £15 per person (min age 6yrs)
£55 Family of 4 (2 adults & 2 juniors 6-15yrs)
£150 Exclusive Hide (max 12)
Q: Do I need to book?
A: YES, pre-booking is essential.
Q: What time should I arrive?
A: Arrive so that you have time to get ready and leave the car park to start the badger watch at 6:30pm sharp.
Q: What would stop us from seeing badgers?
A: All of the badgers are wild animals and noise levels MUST be kept to extremely low levels (eg a whisper) so as not to scare them away.
Q: Will I always see the badgers?
A: As long as you are quiet, we are confident that you will see badgers. In fact for the last five years, we had a 100% success rate of seeing badgers.
Q: How long can I stay?
A: You are welcome to stay for an hour or 2 or until lights out at midnight.
Q: How many wildlife watchers can you accommodate?
A: We have 2 hides which can hold up to 12 people each.
Q: What facilities are there?
A: The hides are flood lit, have reading lights, comfortable seating, viewing windows, and carpeted floors. Toilets are to be found at the car parking area.
Q: Are there places to stay nearby?
A: See; www.visit-dorset.com/accommodation
Q: Will I see other wildlife?
A: Yes it is a possibility to see foxes, deer & rabbits.
Q: Do I need to bring special clothing?
A: We recommend you bring a torch (essential for the walk back) sensible clothing, camera or video camera, binoculars.
Q: How far is it to walk?
A: About a 5 minute walk to the hides.
Q: When can I book?
A: Booking is essential, please contact us for dates.