Pond Dipping - For all ages
What monsters lurk in Bluestone’s lake? Come and find out in this popular activity.
Pond dipping can provide hours of education and entertainment – offering children all the fun of rock-pooling without the need to drive to the sea-side.
Armed with your net and observation pot - essentials to catch pond mini-beasts. Dipping itself could hardly be easier simply sweeping the nets through the pond and then emptying for investigation.
Being able to put names to the animals they have caught has obvious educational value – but it is just as important to us that it doesn’t feel too much like school!
There are few better ways of occupying young naturalists for an afternoon.