Self-Led Pond Dipping
RSPB Rye Meads
£3 per kit
On Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays in the summer holidays, take part in pond dipping at RSPB Rye Meads. Discover the creatures lurking in the hidden depths of the waters - from the tiny water flea to the mighty dragonfly nymph, the ponds of Rye Meads are full of a variety of amazing animals!
Available from 10am-4pm (Wed, Fri, Sat). No need to book - All pond dipping equipment is provided for £3 per kit. Please do not bring your own nets as you won't be able to use them in our pond.
Rye Meads is currently open 9am-5pm every day. Facilities include: car park, Cafe Lite, toilets, accessible pathways. Please note: dogs, scooters, and bicycles are not permitted on the reserve. Rye Meads is an easy walk from Rye House train station and several bus stops - check our website for travel information.