Events at The Bay Trust


Summer Holiday Club

09:00 to 15:00 daily
Week 1: Monday 29 July – Friday 02 August
Week 2: Monday 05 August – Friday 09 August
Week 3: Monday 19 August – Friday 23 August

Three weeks of exciting and healthy outdoor activities at Rippledown Environmental Education Centre, a beautiful location where schools and the local community have been connecting with nature for over 40 years. The holiday club is suitable for children aged between 7 to 12 and provides opportunities to learn new skills in nature, and have fun with other children whilst supervised by our outdoor learning team.


A family citizen science day!

Sunday 30 June 10:30 – 16:00

Help our friendly experts find out what’s living in The Pines Garden and the local area.

Learn how to catch and observe mini beasts and small mammals, safely and humanely, using real scientific equipment.

There will be cake and refreshments on sale in The Pines Calyx.

Find us

Between Dover & Deal

We opperate on two sites just 4 miles apart off the A258 between Dover and Deal.

St Margaret's Bay

For the Pines Calyx, Pines Garden, Tea Room and Museum.


Outdoor Learning Centre

The Bay Trust