Fa's heid and fa's bones at St Cyrus NNR

Pop along and help us celebrate the Tattie holidays and the approach of Halloween!

Helen Young, Aberdeenshire ranger will be bringing her fantastic bone and skull collection, she will also be setting up camera and footprint traps to capture footage of the creatures of the night (and day!)!

Come and challenge your identification skills to match skulls and bones with the correct creature and make a skeleton or sugar skull of your chosen creation to take home!

Spiced warm apple juice will be served at the end of the event to warm your cockles!

A joint event between Aberdeenshire ranger service and NatureScot.

Booking: Required. Details can be found on our Facebook page

Meeting point: The Visitor Centre
Please bring weather appropriate clothing
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Ages 5+

All under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.

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Our events are free but you can donate to this reserve.

  • Venue information

    St Cyrus National Nature Reserve
    The Old Lifeboat Station
    St Cyrus
    Montrose
    DD10 0AQ

    Tel: 01674 830736

  • Grid reference
    NO740634
  • Grid reference: X
    374086
  • Grid reference: Y
    763416
  • Directions

    To reach St Cyrus from Montrose, head 5 miles north on the A92 coastal road. St Cyrus NNR is signposted on the right, immediately before the Northwater Bridge over the River Esk. Follow the single track road for 1.5 miles to the car park and visitor centre. The nearest bus stop is in St Cyrus (1.5 miles) on the Aberdeen - Montrose bus route.

  • Region
    Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire