Minibeasts of Merkland, Kirkintilloch

Search for some of the wee creatures that live in the grasslands, ponds and woodlands of Merkland Nature Reserve with the Mugdock Park Ranger!

Minibeasts of Merkland, Kirkintilloch

About Minibeasts of Merkland, Kirkintilloch

Merkland Local Nature Reserve is amazing! Come along and search for some of the tiny wee creatures that live in the grasslands and woodlands. All equipment provided. Meet at the car park off Merkland Drive or follow the signs to meet the Ranger.

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

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