Thursday 6th June

Thursday’s Wildlife Wander is about 5 miles with 550ft ascent.Starting from Llandegla Forest Visitor centre, where the parking costs £4.50, at 10a.m. – further directions will be sent to drivers.Generally good underfoot, although the path over the moor is narrow and twisting with a short awkward ascent on the limestone.Highlights of the recce include black grouse flying low over the moor, mares and foals at the farm, orchids amongst seeding cowslips, clumps of lime green crosswort nestled under sweet may bushes and birdsong around us, including the cuckoo.