Category Foray_details

Detail page for each Foray in Foray Programme

Foray Holt Heath

Holt Heath  Sunday 19th September 2021   Start 10:00 am   The reserve is 12 km north of Bournemouth and 3 km North of the town of Ferndown. The largest part of the reserve is South of, and immediately adjacent…

Foray Bonsley Wood

Bonsley Wood Sunday 3rd October 2021 Start 10.00am Once you have turned off the A350 Blandford to Shaftesbury road at Durweston bridge traffic lights and on to the A357, continue for approx half a mile, do NOT take the first…

Foray Milton Abbas

Milton Abbas Sunday 29th October 2023 Start 10.00am From the Bournemouth/Poole direction head towards Blandford Forum. From the Blandford St Mary roundabout on the outskirts of the town take the A354 signposted towards Dorchester. When you reach the village of Milborne St…

Gains Cross, Shillingstone

Gains Cross, Shillingstone Sunday 14th November 2021 10.00am Start. A venue the DFG have visited in the past, but not for some years now. Directions: From Blandford direction take the main A350 for approx a mile as far as the…

Foray Avon Heath Country Park

Avon Heath Country Park Sunday 8th October 2023 Start 10:00 am   Situated near St Leonards just south of Ringwood the Park is accessed via a minor road off the main A31 from the roundabout near to the St Leonards…

Foray Higher Hyde Heath

Higher Hyde Heath Sunday 10th September 2023 10.00 am start There is an information board at the car park entrance with a map of the site, along with a surfaced path to a bird hide with viewing area overlooking a…

Foray Bere Marsh Farm

Bere Marsh Farm, Shillingstone Sunday 13th November 2022   Start Time 10.00am   This is a new venue for DFG in 2022. The area is a mixture of woodland, pasture and even a dis-used railway line! The farm consisting of…

Foray Rhododendron Mile

Rhododendron Mile Sunday 10th September 2017 Start 10:00 am  Click here for map (map will zoom out) Grid ref: SY743921 Lat:         N50:43:42 Long:      W2:21:53 Nearest Post Code: DT2 8QL (for general guidance only) what3words: seagulls.tabs.jetliner. This…

Foray Mockbeggar Lakes, Ringwood

Mockbeggar Lakes, Ringwood Sunday 22nd October 2023 Start 10.00am Part of the private Somerley Estates, this is a brand new venue for the DFG!  From Bournemouth/Poole direction take the main A31 northbound to the junction with the A338 to Fordingbridge…