Bat Walk at Highfield Park (ref 67)

Friday 15 Sep ~ 7:15 PM

A local bat expert will give an introductory talk followed by a search for bats in the park using bat detectors.

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Route Details

40 people
1 hour 15 minutes



Meeting arrangements

West Lodge, Hill End Lane, St Albans AL4 0RA

Walk Leader

Highfield Park Trust

Public Transport Links

The S7 bus leaves St Albans town centre (St Peters Street) via the Railway Station hourly Monday to Saturday alight at Hill End Lane opposite the SPAR shop. St Albans is on Thameslink with trains every 20 minutes from central London. It is 2 miles to the Park via Camp Rd or you may take a taxi or an S2/S7 bus to Camp Road/Drakes Drive junction.

Dogs Welcome

Dogs on leads welcome

Further Information

This is an educational event, and we suggest suitable for children only aged 10 and above.

For further information please visit Highfield Park Trust. You can contact them via email on or call 01727 847242. 

How to Book

Booking is needed in advance from West Lodge - or call 01727 847242
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The Chilterns Walking Festival is an initiative of the Chilterns Conservation Board. For any queries, feedback, sponsorship enquiries or suggestions for the programme please contact the festival Project Manager, Anna Foster on For press queries or photo requests, please contact 

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Our Sponsors


This project has been part funded by the The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development through the Chilterns LEADER programme. The grant received through this programme has helped make these festivals happen. 


Complete Outdoors are our primary sponsors for 2018. At their Bourne End (Herts) shop, you will discover all of the equipment, clothing and accessories you need to launch your next expedition into the great outdoors - whether a day's hike close to home, or an assault on the Matterhorn.


A family owned and run Henley brewer and award-winning pub company which has been at the heart of British life for over 200 years. Many of the company's 132 pubs are located in picturesque rural and town centre settings across The Chilterns.


A membership organisation dedicated to conserving, celebrating and caring for all of the Chilterns’ unique landscape.


Inghams is one of the UK's leading specialist tour operators, which has been delivering award winning holidays in the Lakes & Mountains of Europe to its loyal guests for over 80 years.

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