Events

Wicklow Mountains National Park: Dawn Chorus Walk, Sunday 13 May 2018

Date Released: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Wicklow Mountains National Park: Dawn Chorus Walk, Sunday 13 May 2018

Drag yourself out of bed for a morning that you will really enjoy. Join us for a Dawn Chorus guided walk. Listen to the birds. Learn their songs. Glendalough is home to one of Ireland’s newest species of breeding birds, the Great Spotted Woodpecker, and we hope to hear them drumming. Bring a flask for afterwards.

Where: meet at the Upper Lake car park, Glendalough

When: Sunday 13 May @5 am

Duration: approx. 1.5 hours

Practicalities: This event is suitable for all ages. Please leave your dog at home. This event is free of charge but please be aware that the Upper Lake car park (Wicklow County Council) has a €4 charge for car parking. 

Booking: Not necessary! For more information, please phone the National Park Information Office 0404 45425 or Education Centre 0404 45656

This event is organised by education staff based at Wicklow Mountains National Park who are employed by the National Parks & Wildlife Service under the aegis of Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht. For more information about events and the education service at Wicklow Mountains National Park please go online at: www.wicklowmountainsnationalpark.ie or email us at wickloweducationcentre@chg.gov.ie