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Nene Wetlands Youth Rangers

Location: Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre, The Boardwalk,
Rushden Lakes
Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 6FA
Young environmentalists- we need you!

Event details

Meeting point

Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre


10:30am - 12:30pm
A static map of Nene Wetlands Youth Rangers

About the event

If you’re aged between 11 and 17 and want to do your bit to help the environment, our new Nene Wetlands Youth Rangers group is for you.

· Have a go at practical conservation tasks such as scrub clearance to create and maintain habitats for local wildlife.

· Help us build homes for wildlife  and survey their numbers.

· Learn new outdoor skills including bush craft, species ID and tool use.

· Meet and have fun with like-minded people.

Refreshments, tools and personal protective equipment provided. Sessions will be run by trained staff and volunteers (all fully DBS checked).  Please wear suitable outdoor clothing appropriate for the weather. Parental consent required.




Phone number



£3 per person (special introductory rate)

Additional booking information

Booking essential

Suitable for

Children, Beginners

Know before you go


Guide dogs only


Paths uneven in places, some paths are bark chip and some areas will be muddy.

What to bring

Suitable outdoor clothing and footwear. 

Parental consent forms (provided upon booking). 

Parking information

5 hours free parking available at Rushden Lakes retail park.


Picnic area
Disabled toilet
Baby changing facilities
Electric car charging point

Contact us

Katie King
Contact number: 01933779587