Countryside Courses

Learn about interesting countryside maintenance techniques.

Rutland Birds in Spring

Rutland Birds in Spring

Last chance to book on this Terry Mitcham course taking place on Tuesday evenings, the first one is on  April 25th meeting at Eyebrook Reservoir.  Search all the best birdwatching sites around Rutland To book https://www.rutlandwater.org.uk/events/rutland-birds-in-spring-2017/  

Dry Stone Walling Course - Additional Date

Dry Stone Walling Course – Additional Date

Due to the popularity of this course we are happy to be able to offer additional dates over the weekend of 20th & 21st May 2017. You will learn about this ancient craft by preparing and building a section of wall on the reserve. Full details can be found on our events pages.

New Countryside Courses Available!

New Countryside Courses Available!

New Dates for our ever popular Dry Stone Walling and Hedgelaying Courses

Dry Stone Walling

Dry Stone Walling

  We have finalised our Dry Stone Walling 2 day course dates! 2017 25th and 26th March 2017

Looking for accommodation?

Looking for accommodation?

If you are visiting Rutland Water Nature Reserve for one of our two-day courses and need somewhere to stay, the Volunteer Training Centre (VTC) can provide a simple yet comfortable night’s sleep on a budget, in a beautiful setting.