Junior Rangers

Castlemilk Park's Junior Rangers is a six month programme of events especially for 13 to 18 year olds where they will learn different skills in nature conservation.

Junior Rangers

About Junior Rangers

Junior Rangers for 13 - 18 year old's to learn about Nature conservation and different skills to use outdoors.
Pre-booking is required.

To book a place contact Community Woodland Officer, Stuart Whittaker on 0141-634-2673 or StuartWhittaker@cassiltoun.org.uk

5th May: Getting To Know Castlemilk Park
Looking and learning about maps, learning about the history of Castlemilk Park and its key tree species.

9th June: Species at Castlemilk Park
Learn about the various animal species that live within the park.

4th August: Practical Conservation
Learning about tools used in habitat management.

1st September: Bat Walk
Learning about bats and what kind are found in the park and why all bats are protected.

6th October: Recreation and Visitor Management
Learning about the importance of the Scottish Outdoor Access Code.

3rd November: Being Outdoors
Learning about navigation and some basic first aid that can be used outdoors.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Junior Rangers are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Castlemilk Park

Taster Day

Taster Day

20th November 2018
Try out a variety of woodland tasks on one of Castlemilk Park's regular taster session events!
Play in the Dark

Play in the Dark

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Experience a magical journey through the woods at Castlemilk Park on Thursday 29th November at Play in the Dark!
Castlemilk Explorers

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1st December 2018
Castlemilk Explorers is fun, free, nature group for 7 - 12 year old's to learn about nature in a fun environment!
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6th December 2018
Woodland Nippers is a fun, free, nature group for kids under 6 and their grown ups held monthly at Castlemilk Park!
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