Bumblebee Safari at Hasland
Walking Event, Sat 6 May 2017, free entry
Chesterfield Visitor Information Centre
Did you know that there are 24 species of bumblebee in the UK? Could you tell the difference between a bumblebee and a honeybee? Want to know more?
Join us for a guided walk around Eastwood Park and find out more about the interesting lives of bumblebees. Our guide will point out different species along the way and share fascinating facts about these familiar creatures. Find out which flowers bumblebees love the best and discover the amazing link between bumblebees and tomato ketchup!
1 mile, easy access, no stiles
Family friendly walk
Meet at Sports Pavilion, Eastwood Park, Hasland Road, Hasland, Chesterfield. S41 0AY
Children welcome (must be accompanied by an adult if under 16)
No dogs allowed
Suitable for pushchairs and independent wheelchair users
Toilet available on route
Accessible by public transport
Number 54 from Church Way (stop H2) at 12:40, arrives Hasland Toll Bar at 12:46
Number 54 from Hasland Toll Bar at 14:08, arrives Chesterfield 14:15
Check details on www.travelineeastmidlands.co.uk
Ordnance Survey grid reference: SK 396 697
Organised by Bumblebee Conservation Trust
|Sat 6 May 2017||13:00 to 14:00|
- Chesterfield Area Walking Festival
SK 394696 53.22198 -1.41133
Leave M1 motorway at junction 29 and take A617 towards Chesterfield. Leave by the first slip road (approx 2¼ miles) and, at traffic lights, turn left. At sharp left bend turn right (B6039). Follow road for approx 1½ miles into Hasland.
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway, then follow route from North/South
Follow A619 to Chesterfield and at traffic light controlled roundabout (B&Q) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. On passing Coach Station select right hand lane and, at roundabout, take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select left lane and take 2nd exit (A617). Leave A617 immediately by 1st slip road. At junction go straight on, following road across A617. Continue to follow road round to left and for approx ½ mile to Hasland.
: 2 miles from Chesterfield station
- Cash Point
- Gift shop
- Telephone (public)
- Children welcome
- Disabled access