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UK Wolf Conservation Trust

#1 of 1 things to do in Beenham Features Animals
Butlers Farm Picklepythe Lane | Beenham, Nr Reading, Berks., Beenham RG7 5NT, England
+44 118 971 3330
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Wednesday public visit

An amazing visit, staff as you would expect extremely knowledgeable, will definitely revisit soon... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Steve W
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Howl night 🐺

My friend and I attended Howl Night which we both highly rated. The evening was run by 3 volunteers... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sootica6
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Wiltshire, 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, Nr Reading, Berks., Beenham RG7 5NT, England
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+44 118 971 3330
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

An amazing visit, staff as you would expect extremely knowledgeable, will definitely revisit soon & look into becoming a member

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I attended Howl Night which we both highly rated. The evening was run by 3 volunteers (Craig and two ladies who's names I didn't catch) who are highly knowledgeable as well as being highly respectful to the wolves. Firstly I should mention...More

Thank sootica6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Better check the location on Google maps before U go, since the Sat Nav took us to a private farm, 10 minutes away... We had to use mobile data to finally get there. We went on a Wednesday, open day! We loved to watch the...More

1  Thank ACAlmeida
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I've just returned from an excellent evening meeting the wolves very close and howling with them, an experience I promise if your an animal lover is second to none. The second part of the evening was listening to a talk on bats in the U.K...More

Thank Philbe37
Reviewed 16 May 2017

So good we did this twice ,very informative the wolf walk is an experience not to be missed well worth it and the work UKWCT does for these exotic animals throughout the world

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We went for a Wolf Walk a few days ago, and have to say it was really enjoyable. The staff are very dedicated and knowledgeable, and very friendly. The walk itself is around a local farmer's fields, ending back at the centre's grounds. Just like...More

Thank somersetvc
Reviewed 30 April 2017

You can get fairly close to these wolves. We went on a 'howl night' and had a two way conservation with the wolves, the staff are very knowledgeable about the wolves and do a great job of trying to protect Wolves around the world.

Thank Sunny D
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Went on the walk with the wolves. It was amazing and such a privilege to see them up close and observe them. Lovely place with dedicated, friendly staff. Will go again.

1  Thank AngelaBrown398
Reviewed 25 April 2017

A beautiful, beautiful place to visit; the wolves are just breathtaking. The normal open day is only Wednesday, so plan before you go and make sure you get there well before 2 as this is feeding time: the wolves come right up to the fences...More

3  Thank St0chastic
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Excellent evening out. Started with a very informative presentation about wolves and their behaviours. Then we visited each wolf enclosure and howled along with the wolves. The volunteers are very knowledgable and make it a very interesting experience. We have also been on the walks...More

Thank KarenDH4
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Anne G
When is the best day to visit. What is the admission fee. Can one interact with the wolves.
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
Is there a minimum age you need to be to go on the wolf walks
24 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
Opening times please
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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