Go Wild...Family Pond Dipping

Pond dipping Blashford Lakes

Pond dipping at Blashford Lakes © T Standish

Go Wild...Family Pond Dipping

Catch and learn about the amazing freshwater wildlife of the Blashford Lakes pond.

Event details

Meeting point

Blashford Lakes Education Centre


10:30am - 11:30am
A static map of Go Wild...Family Pond Dipping

About the event

purpose built dipping pond so you may discover the fabulous freshwater life lurking in the weedy depths of the pond.

Field guides coupled with expert assistance from our staff and volunteers will help you identify and learn more about your catch which never fails to amaze!

This event is for a maximum of 30 people and clean equipment will be provided for each participating family taking part. When booking you will be asked to read and agree to our COVID-19 agreement. For further details about how we will keep you, your family and our staff and volunteers safe whilst pond dipping please email BlashfordLakes@hiwwt.org.uk for a copy of our risk assessment

Children will at all times be the responsibility of the accompanying adult(s).

Booking is essential via Eventbrite. Please note that tickets are required for each attendee, including each accompanying adult, and that all children must be accompanied by an adult.



£3 per person (all children and adults please)

Additional booking information

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Children must be accompanied by an adult

Suitable for


Know before you go


Guide dogs only

Wheelchair access

Please enquire on booking

What to bring

Please come dressed for the weather on the day - there is some shelter by the pond, but it is limited so bring waterproof clothes and or sunhats/sunscreen as appropriate to the conditions!

There are picnic benches around the centre if you wish to picnic before or after the event but please do not eat or drink during the activity itself.


Accessible toilet
Disabled parking
Accessible trails