Outdoor Events

Nutty's Little Squirrels - May

5th May, 2017

**Change of start time this week, its 2.30pm** (rather than the usual time of 2.00pm) A chance for the under 6’s to get out in to the woodlands of Bowhill for a ranger activity! Activities include a …

Saturday Ranger Club - May

6th May, 2017

Returning for a second year our Saturday Club will bring some of the fun of Holiday Club to the weekends, a chance to leave the parents behind and get out for some woodland fun! Running …

Neverland Weekend

27th May, 2017

A Peter Pan inspired weekend for families who never want to grow up! Build dens like the Lost Boys, create magical crafts inspired by Tinkerbell or take part in a Pirate themed workshops Captain Hook …

Nutty's Little Squirrels - June

2nd June, 2017

A chance for the under 6’s to get out in to the woodlands of Bowhill for a ranger activity! Activities include a selection of explorer walks, storytelling, woodland crafts and wilderness games. On every Friday from …

Saturday Ranger Club - June

3rd June, 2017

Returning for a second year our Saturday Club will bring some of the fun of Holiday Club to the weekends, a chance to leave the parents behind and get out for some woodland fun! Running …

Dig Bowhill: An Introduction to Archaeology Workshop - Saturday and Sunday

24th June, 2017

The landscape of the Bowhill Estate is rich in archaeological remains from many different eras. To celebrate Visit Scotland’s year of History, Heritage and Archaeology 2017, we are hosting an introduction to archaeology aimed at beginners. A …

Dig Bowhill - Saturday and Sunday

24th June, 2017

Come and join us at Bowhill for a weekend to celebrate Visit Scotland’s year of History Heritage and Archaeology 2017. We will offer you the chance to be involved in a real archaeological dig, as …

Bowhill Holiday Ranger Club - June

29th June, 2017

Now a staple of the Bowhill activity offering the Holiday Ranger club is back again for more outdoor ranger led fun. Running two days a week throughout Easter and summer holidays, sessions will include favourites …

Saturday Ranger Club - July

1st July, 2017

Returning for a second year our Saturday Club will bring some of the fun of Holiday Club to the weekends, a chance to leave the parents behind and get out for some woodland fun! Running …

Bowhill Holiday Ranger Club - July

4th July, 2017

Now a staple of the Bowhill activity offering the Holiday Ranger club is back again for more outdoor ranger led fun. Running two days a week throughout Easter and summer holidays, sessions will include favourites …

Nutty's Little Squirrels - July

7th July, 2017

A chance for the under 6’s to get out in to the woodlands of Bowhill for a ranger activity! Activities include a selection of explorer walks, storytelling, woodland crafts and wilderness games. On every Friday from …

Birds Of Prey - Surveying & Signs

16th July, 2017

A guided walk with the ranger looking for signs of the numerous birds of prey we have as residents here on the estate. You will have a chance to look at some old nesting sites and …

Walking Theatre Company: Treasure Island

27th July, 2017

A truly great classic, performed in the grounds of Bowhill, join Jim 'lad' Hawkins on an intrepid adventure across the pirates island, help find buried treasure, and escape from Long John Silver in the good …

Walking Theatre Company: The Whisky Way

27th July, 2017

A tale of smuggling and plots at Bowhill House. Smuggling is rife across the border, and Excise men have followed the trail of illicit booty to the Bowhill Estate. Any Lowland folk that are discovered breaking …

Bowhill Holiday Ranger Club - August

1st August, 2017

Now a staple of the Bowhill activity offering the Holiday Ranger club is back again for more outdoor ranger led fun. Running two days a week throughout Easter and summer holidays, sessions will include favourites …

Nutty's Little Squirrels - August

4th August, 2017

A chance for the under 6’s to get out in to the woodlands of Bowhill for a ranger activity! Activities include a selection of explorer walks, storytelling, woodland crafts and wilderness games. On every Friday from …

Saturday Ranger Club - August

5th August, 2017

Returning for a second year our Saturday Club will bring some of the fun of Holiday Club to the weekends, a chance to leave the parents behind and get out for some woodland fun! Running …

Summer Holiday Fun Run

12th August, 2017

Grab you Hawaiian shirt, pool inflatable and sunglasses and join us for a 5km or 1mile Summer Holiday themed fun run around Bowhill. All those taking part will receive a medal. On the day registration is from …

Evening Wildlife Walk - Bats

19th August, 2017

Get out with the Bowhill Ranger at dusk and see if by using the estates Bat detector you can survey some of the Bats that live here on the estate. With plenty of old buildings, specimen …

HandleBards: A Midsummer Night's Dream

29th August, 2017

If you haven’t seen HandleBards before, make sure you do this time! Another evening of uproarious fun and first class entertainment is promised. Join us for our annual seasonal dose of fairies and frolics. Five young …

Nutty's Little Squirrels - September

1st September, 2017

A chance for the under 6’s to get out in to the woodlands of Bowhill for a ranger activity! Activities include a selection of explorer walks, storytelling, woodland crafts and wilderness games. Every Friday from 25 …

Saturday Ranger Club - September

2nd September, 2017

Returning for a second year our Saturday Club will bring some of the fun of Holiday Club to the weekends, a chance to leave the parents behind and get out for some woodland fun! Running …

Fungal Foray - Guided Fungi Walk

17th September, 2017

Join the Bowhill Ranger for a beginner’s level look at some of the amazing autumn Fungi on display in the woodlands of Bowhill.  You will also discover the place and importance of fungi in the …

 Harvest Festival

24th September, 2017

Our much loved Harvest Festival with a Forestry and Farming theme. You'll find farm tours by trailer (£2.50 per person). Plus, new for 2017, enter our Bowhill Bake Off. This year it's all about the Harvest themed Cake! …

Halloween Ghost Walks - Friday and Saturday

27th October, 2017

Join us for a family ghost walk in the grounds of Bowhill this Halloween. Discover some of the ghastly ghouls in Bowhills past and have some fiendish family fun! This activity is not suitable for under …

Halloween Zombie Jog

28th October, 2017

Find your favourite spooky fancy dress and join us for a 5km or 1mile Halloween themed fun run around Bowhill. All those taking part will receive a medal. Pre-registration essential. Please book your space in advance by calling …