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Big Wild Sleep Out - RSPB Rye Meads

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RSPB Rye Meads

Rye Road

Hertfordshire

SG12 8JS

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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The Big Wild Sleep Out is a unique opportunity for families to spend a night out in the wild! Join us for a night camping under the stars and connect with nature as the nocturnal wildlife awakens on the reserve.

Take part in activities and nature crafts and join us for a evening walk around the reserve. Information on other activities coming later. We’ll also be gathering around the campfire to share stories and toast marshmallows!

Facilities: toilets, wash basins, hot water and BBQs.

Booking is essential as places are very limited.

Cost:

Adult RSPB Member: £20
Child RSPB Member: £10

Adult Non Member: £25
Child Non Member: £12.50

RSPB Members recieve discounted entry to RSPB events. If you would like to join as an RSPB Member before the event please email us at rye.meads@rspb.org.uk.

Things to remember…

  • Please arrive promptly for 5pm at the Visitor Centre. Directions can be found on our website www.rspb.org.uk/ryemeads, our postcose is SG12 8JS.
  • Unfortunately, no dogs or pets are allowed at the event.
  • RSPB Rye Meads is not a campsite and members of the public cannot stay over night at anytime unless on an official RSPB event (such as Big Wild Sleep Out).
  • There will be a communal fire onsite for all to share. There are to be no other campfires.
  • A continental style breakfast is included in the event cost.
  • You will need to bring your evening meal. BBQs will be provided to cook on however please feel free to bring your own. All BBQs will be used in the designated area.
  • Smoking is not allowed during the event.
  • Toilet facilities will be available but unfortunately no washing facilities (showers etc.).
  • We will be wild camping so no electricity is available.
  • This event is for tents and campervanse but only a limited number of campervans can be accommodated. Please contact the reserve if you wish to bring a campervan.
  • Please bring your own camping equipment (tents, sleeping bags etc.) as we are unable to provide any.
  • Feel free to bring acoustic instruments. Please do not bring stereos, radios or ghetto blasters.
  • All participants must be packed up and ready to leave by 9am the next morning.
  • You do not need to bring your ticket to the event as we will have a list and know to expect you.
  • We will be camping out on a reserve with a huge array of wildlife. Please remember wildlife is wild.
  • Have fun!

Campers List to bring:

  • Directions to RSPB Rye Meads - can be found on website www.rspb.org.uk/ryemeads
  • Camping equipment - tent, pegs, mallet, ground sheet, camping mat, pillows and sleeping bag etc.
  • Warm and waterproof clothing
  • Suntan lotion
  • Good walking shoes
  • Torches
  • Water bottle/drinking water
  • Snacks
  • Food for evening meal
  • BBQ (optional although there are a limited number of BBQs provided)
  • Cutlery, plates, mugs etc.
  • Camera/binoculars/bat detector
  • Insect repellent
  • RSPB Membership cards
  • Acoustic intruments

If you have any unanswered questions, please email us at rye.meads@rspb.org.uk

When booking please provide a valid phone number and e-mail as your booking confirmation will be sent via e-mail. We need a valid phone number (landline and mobile) in case we need to get hold of you urgently to update you with changes/cancellation. Thank you for your co-operation.

IMPORTANT: We respect your privacy and will not sell your personal data to any third party.

Any personal data you provide here is collected and used only for the purposes of booking this event. Your details will only be used by this event's RSPB co-ordinator and will not be shared with anyone else.

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Location

RSPB Rye Meads

Rye Road

Hertfordshire

SG12 8JS

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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