Pond Dipping

Pond Dipping

Join us for one of our ever popular pond dipping sessions at Brockholes Nature Reserve!

Event details


11:00 till 15:15
A static map of Pond Dipping

About the event

Not just for kids, this is an opportunity for all visitors to roll up their sleeves and enjoy a spot of pond dipping!

The sessions are just for fun and no previous knowledge is required.

Pond Dipping sessions are 30 minutes long and take place at 11.00am, 11.45am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm, 2.45pm. Sessions will start on time.

Everyone going onto the pond dipping platform needs a ticket regardless of age (all adults and all children of all ages). Places on our platform are limited to ticket holders only.

Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult (with a ticket).

Please come dressed for the weather wearing sturdy footwear. If it rains the session will still go ahead!

Online ticket sales end at 11.45pm the day before the event. On the day tickets are an additional 50p each from our Gift Shop and subject to availability.

Car parking charges apply



£2 per person

Suitable for

Families, Children, Adults

Know before you go


Guide dogs only


Picnic area
Disabled toilet
Baby changing facilities