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PATTY'S BARN NATURE TRAIL

Explore Patty's Barn Nature Trail. There are three woodlands and 6 ponds to find on your way around across 3 miles. Take some time to enjoy the seating areas in Patty's Woodland with a book or a picnic and bring along your camera to capture the large variety of birds, plants, and other wildlife to keep a lookout for which changes with the seasons. 

*Please be aware that the Black Knights Parachute Centre operate an active airfield. It is important to ensure you keep of the runway and stick to the path outlined below. Thank you and any questions just let us know. 

OUR NATURE TRAIL IN PARTNERSHIP WITH LANCASHIRE WILDLIFE TRUST

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In collaboration with Lancashire Wildlife Trust, we are developing 3 seasonal maps of our Patty's Barn nature trail for our guests to observe the changing wildlife and landscapes throughout the seasons.  Contributions with Senior Conservation Officer, John Lamb and  local ornithologist Seumus Eaves.

 

THE ROUTE & POINTS OF INTEREST

NATURE TRAIL GALLERY

CONSTANTLY GROWING

Just like nature, our site is constantly evolving. We are very connected to the land and are continually making improvements to our conservation work across the land.  We strive to practice nature-friendly farming and encourage biodiversity and new homes for wildlife to thrive on our land. 

In 2012 we established a new woodland and wildflower meadow which is a stable habitat and food supply to hundreds of small insects and native mammals and each year we plant new trees in our woodlands. We also have exciting plans arising with rewilding part of our farmland, watch this space!