Wildlife at Easter - Kids Go Free

Friday 10th, Saturday 11th, Sunday 12th and Monday 13th April 2020

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The Ecclesbourne Valley awakens from the slumber of winter at Easter time with a fantastic array of animals and wildlife. See the farm animals grazing and try to spot the wild buzzards through the windows of our steam train. Get close up to real live owls at Wirksworth Station (not Friday) and take part in our wildlife-themed egg hunt too.

Train Timetable


Ravenstor Incline

Steam services to Ravenstor will be in operation at regular intervals between 10:55 and 14:55. Supplement applies.


Day Rover fares for the Duffield line are Adults £14.50 and Concessions £13.50. Children up to the age of 15 are free of charge - up to three free children per adult or concession ticket purchased directly from us.

Please note: Adult or Concession tickets must be purchased directly from us either via our website or over the counter to take advantage of the Kids Go Free offer. Free child tickets are not valid with Groupon vouchers.

Woodie's Wings

Saturday, Sunday & Monday 10:00 - 16:00 each day

'Close Encounters of the Feathered Kind'

Come and get up close to the real live owls and parrots at Wirksworth Station. Woodie's Wings will be there to answer your questions and let you see the birds close up.

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'Woodie's Wings' not Friday.

Wildlife-Themed Egg Hunt

Find the animal photographs around Wirksworth Station using the clues and note down the letter on the egg inside!

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