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Red Squirrel Safari

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Red Squirrel Safari

Head to Kielder Castle and hunt out our most popular wildlife friends, the red squirrel.

Search for red squirrels and discover their way of life in a changing world. Join professionsl naturalist, Brian Ferguson, to track down one of Britain’s best loved animals.

red suirrel head and shoulders on tree

Much threatened by its American cousin the grey, Kielder is one of its last strongholds in England. Kielder is home to around 50% of England’s red squirrel population. You will explore its forest home looking for the clues it leaves behind and also hopefully spotting the elusive creature itself.

Once you have finished your safari pop into Kielder Castle café and enjoy a yummy lunch or tempting treat.

How to book

Book here or call 01388 529 154. Family tickets are available for £15 for a family of four.

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