Upcoming Events

  • Date:
    Sunday 30th April
    Time:
    5.00am start, breakfast at 8.00am

    Dawn chorus walk

    Join us for this exclusive Dawn Chorus walk at Hoveton Great Broad Nature Trail. Take the ferry from Salhouse Broad for a short sunrise trip along the river to the nature trail where we will meet the Warden for a guided walk, listening out for and identifying the birds and birdsong in this idyllic location. After the walk, the ferry will return you to Salhouse Broad, for the short walk to your breakfast. Meet at Salhouse Broad moorings, next to the beach at 5.00am. No dogs please. Booking is essential, limited places available.

    Charges: Adult £13.50 & child £8.50, price includes a full English breakfast and return ferry trip.

  • Date:
    Sunday 30th April
    Time:
    8.00pm – 10.30pm

    Spring Bat walk

    Meet the ferry at the Salhouse Broad moorings for a short boat trip across the Broad and up river to Hoveton Great Broad Nature Trail, a tranquil spot only accessible by boat. You will explore the trail as darkness falls with the Warden and bat expert, using bat detectors to find, track and identify the bats. Hot drinks will be provided. Board the Ferry at Salhouse Broad moorings at 8.00pm. Bring a torch and warm clothes! No dogs please.

    Booking essential, limited places available.

    Charges: £7.50 per adult, £3 per child. Hot drink and return ferry fare included.

  • Date:
    Sunday 21st May
    Time:
    11.00am

    Spring walk at Hoveton Great Broad nature trail

    Description: Meet the ferry at the Salhouse Broad moorings for a short boat trip upriver to Hoveton Great Broad Nature Trail, a tranquil spot only accessible by boat. Here, take a stroll around the boardwalk with the Warden, watching and listening out for the seasonal flora and fauna, including the breeding Common Tern colony. Walk around trail approx. 1hr 30mins. Board the Ferry at Salhouse Broad moorings at 11.00am. No dogs please. Booking necessary, limited places available.

    Charges: £5.00 per adult, £2.00 per child includes return ferry trip.

  • Date:
    Sunday 11th June
    Time:
    11.00am

    Wild flowers of Hoveton Great Broad

    Description: Meet the ferry at the Salhouse Broad moorings for a short boat trip up river to Hoveton Great Broad Nature Trail, a tranquil spot only accessible by boat. Here, wander along the boardwalk with the Warden, discovering the diversity of flowering plants and other seasonal wildlife. Walk around trail approx. 1hr 30mins. Board the Ferry at Salhouse Broad moorings at 11.00am. No dogs please.

    Booking necessary, limited place available.

    Charges: £5.00 per adult, £2.00 per child includes return ferry trip.

  • Date:
    Sunday 2nd July
    Time:
    11.00am

    Butterflies and Dragonflies walk

    Meet the ferry at the Salhouse Broad moorings for a short boat trip up the river to Hoveton Great Broad Nature Trail, a tranquil spot only accessible by boat. Take a stroll around the nature trail with the Warden, to learn about and watch dragonflies and butterflies and other seasonal flora and fauna. Walk around trail approx. 1hr 30mins. Board the Ferry at Salhouse Broad moorings at 11.00am. No dogs please.

    Booking necessary, limited places available.

    Charges: £5.00 per adult, £2.00 per child includes return ferry trip.

  • Date:
    Tuesday 12th September
    Time:
    7.00pm – 9.30pm

    Autumn Bat walk

    Description: Meet the ferry at the Salhouse Broad moorings for a short boat trip across the Broad and up river to Hoveton Great Broad Nature Trail, a tranquil spot only accessible by boat. You will explore the trail as darkness falls with the Warden and bat expert, using bat detectors to find, track and identify the bats. Hot drinks will be provided. Board the Ferry at Salhouse Broad moorings at 7.00pm. Bring a torch and warm clothes! No dogs please.

    Booking essential, limited places available.

    Charges: £7.50 per adult, £3 per child. Hot drink and return ferry fare included.

  • Date:
    Saturday 16th September
    Time:
    11.00am

    Autumn walk at Hoveton Great Broad nature trail – conservation and restoration.

    Description: Meet the ferry at the Salhouse Broad moorings for a short boat trip upriver to Hoveton Great Broad Nature Trail, a tranquil spot only accessible by boat. Here, take a stroll around the boardwalk with the Warden, watching and listening out for the seasonal flora and fauna, and learning about the conservation of the Broads and the innovative Hoveton Great Broad Restoration Project. Walk around trail approx. 1hr 30mins. Board the Ferry at Salhouse Broad moorings at 11.00am. No dogs please.

    Booking necessary, limited places available.

    Charges: £5.00 per adult, £2.00 per child includes return ferry trip.