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UK Wolf Conservation Trust

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Butlers Farm Picklepythe Lane, Beenham RG7 5NT, England
+44 118 971 3330
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Splendiferous conservation trust

Visited this fantastic place yesterday with a large group of fellow fans of the BBC 1984 children's... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rachael B
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Didn't they do well!

We booked a special private visit on a Saturday for a large group and the 4 volunteers at the Wolf... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Anska
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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The UK Wolf Conservation Trust is home to a ten ambassador wolves, including Arctic wolves. It runs events aimed at promoting wolf awareness and raising money for wolf conservation, including walks with wolves for its members, howl nights, wolf discovery days. all these events have to be pre booked.Full details and advance booking can be found on our website. The Trust is also open every Wednesday 11am - 4pm for public to view the wolves & watch them being fed at 2pm. No pre booking is required. Adults £8, children age 3- 11 £5, under 3's free. Full details and advance booking can be found on our website. Please note we do not have a café, but can supply hot/cold drinks by donation.
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Butlers Farm Picklepythe Lane, Beenham RG7 5NT, England
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+44 118 971 3330
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited this fantastic place yesterday with a large group of fellow fans of the BBC 1984 children's series The Box of Delights, which featured a pair of wolves from this very place! We were all made to feel very welcome, got an introduction to the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked a special private visit on a Saturday for a large group and the 4 volunteers at the Wolf Conservation Trust treated us to a fantastic day. We started with free tea/coffee and biscuits as everyone gathered and then went to the Teaching hut...More

Thank Anska
Reviewed 6 days ago

I discovered the UKWCT from reading a Michelle Paver story and it is an amazing place. Have participated in all the events; photography day, wolf experience day, talks, walks and howl nights and never become tired of visiting. Amazing place, amazing animals and amazing work...More

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently attended a Photography experience at the UKWCT, fantastic was to spend time photographing 10 wolves in large compounds that have a number of good backgrounds, particularly at this time of year with all the autumn colours. The staff are very friendly and extremely knowledgable...More

Thank KevinHSwindon
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited the UK Wolf Conservation Trust during last week. A member of staff provided an interesting inside of different types of wolves and explained in detail their behaviour. We were able to learn a lot about wolves. Afterwards we were able...More

Thank Manfred B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled up from Cornwall so my daughter could visit her adopted wolf and were honoured with a glimpse of the elusive Motomo! All the volunteers were so knowledgable about the wolves and happy to chat and it was clear how well they were cared...More

Thank netherlanddwarf
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Such a great time here. The staff are so passionate about what they do and the wolves were amazing to see so close. The trust has done incredible work in educating people about these misunderstood animals. Staff were helpful and guided us round, they were...More

Thank lozzyb2
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I decided to book the wolf walk experience on Saturday. The staff were very helpful and friendly throughout the walk. You can tell they all have pride and passion in their work. The walk was very entertaining and longer than expected. The...More

Thank Jade W
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Arrived at the Trust at 10 for a 10.30 start. Bit of a pain to find as it's not all that well signed but defo worth the find. The staff were super friendly, informative and extremely helpful. I went to for photography day and it...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Wolves are my favourite wild animal. I gained an insight on wolf behaviour just by watching them from one of the many benches provided for visitors. During my travels as a geologist I was lucky enough to see wolves in the wild but never the...More

Thank HampshireWolflady
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Anne G
28 April 2017|
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Response from TraceyJaneH | Reviewed this property |
Wednesdays are visiting day and they are open to the public from 11am - 4pm. Prices at the gate are £8 for an adult and £5 for children. You cannot interact with the wolves. They do run a 'Walking with Wolves' programme but... More
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Sally M
23 March 2017|
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Response from Tsa P | Property representative |
The minimum age to go for a walk with Arctics is 18. To walk with the Beenham pack wolves is 12 accompanied by someone 18+ however due to a large amount of memberships, the Trust is not taking any new members currently to... More
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A W
25 February 2017|
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Response from Siwsan M | Reviewed this property |
They are open on a wed 10 - 4 for a general look around but if you want to walk with the wolves(highly recommended) you need to book well in advance. It's a fabulous place to visit the staff are very friendly and... More
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