Events

Please note that all events are subject to Covid restrictions at the time of the event.

September

Sunday 26th: 10am – 4pm

Volunteers Day – Rhododendron clearance

Help to cut back rhododendron adjacent to the carriage drive.

 

October

Fly Agaric Sunday 17th : 10am – 12pm

Guided Walk – Fungus Foray

Join a local expert and discover the fascinating world of the toadstool and its relations.

Please book in advance through Eventbrite

 

Sunday 31st: 10am – 4pm

Volunteers Day – Marshland Management

Help remove alder and willow scrub from the marsh to benefit Stover’s summer dragonfly species. Wear wellies!

November

Sunday 28th : 10am – 4pm

Volunteers Day – Grassland Management

We will be cutting and raking last year’s herbage in preparation for the Spring. This will benefit the flowering plants and butterfly species such as the pearl-bordered fritillary.

Charges

Guided walks along with Family and Children’s Events are free unless a price is stated. However there are limited places which must be booked in advance.

It is essential that children booked onto an activity have a responsible adult present with a maximum of 4 children per adult.

There is a car parking charge of £1.70 for 2 hours and £3.50 for all day. Charges apply from dawn till dusk.

Please book via Eventbrite by following the relevant link. Alternatively you can phone Stover Country Park on 01626 835 236 or email us at stover@devon.gov.uk. You do not need to pre-book for volunteer days.

Unless otherwise stated please meet at the visitor centre – bear left when arriving at the Park.

Volunteers day

Why not join our growing army of conservation volunteers on the last Sunday of every month between September and April. Tasks are varied and all tools are provided. No special skills are needed – just bring along lunch and old clothes.