Saturday 22nd

Despite the number of flowers already coming into bloom and the Blackthorn flowers turning bushes white the nights are far too windy to be able to run the trap.

Monday 3rd

With the weather being so mild the moth trap came out of hibernation. Despite the temperature only dropping to 8.2C there was only one moth:

Common Quaker 3 Feb 2020 Sally Hunter
Common Quaker by Sally Hunter


Did you know we have comfortable accommodation on site? Perfect for late evenings checking the moth traps or as a base to explore the wider area. If you’re interested in visiting us this year to join in with our mothing activities then please do get in touch at

Bright Wave by N.Harris
Bright Wave by N.Harris