Osprey & Wildlife Cruises

One of the most exciting ways of seeing the Ospreys and other wildlife at Rutland Water is to take a guided tour with the members of the project on board to stand the best chance of seeing the Ospreys fishing.

Programmes of evening and morning guided events to include a 1 ½  hour cruise aboard Rutland Belle who partner with Leicestershire & Rutland Wildlife Trust to discover the Ospreys and other gems of Rutland Water, to take place on selected dates between May and August.


Osprey Cruise Dates 2021

Dates for cruises are listed below with their start times from Whitwell Harbour (LE15 8BL)

PLEASE NOTE: THE DATES ARE PROVISIONAL AND ARE AWAITING APPROVAL BASED ON GOVERNEMNT GUIDANCE

2021 Evening Cruises (Various Times)

May

29th Saturday Evening 6pm

June 

02nd Wednesday Evening 6pm

05th Saturday Dawn 6am

9th Wed Evening 6pm

16th Wed Evening 6pm

19th Sat Evening 6pm

26th Sat Dawn 6am

30th Wed Evening 6pm

July

3rd Saturday Dawn 6am

10th Saturday Evening 6pm

14th Wed Eve 6pm

17th Sat Eve 19:30 hours (7.30pm – 9pm)

24th Saturday Evening 19:45 hours (7.45pm – 9.15pm)

28th Wed Eve 6pm

31st Sat Eve 6pm

August

7th Sat Eve 6pm

11th Wed Eve 6pm

BIRDFAIR 2021 20th – 22nd August 

25th Wed eve 6pm

28th Sat Eve 6pm

Osprey Cruise Prices 

Afternoon cruises cost £23 for adults and £14 for under 16s.

Dawn Osprey cruises are priced at £28 for adults and £19 for under 16s. A breakfast includes tea / coffee / juice and sweet pastries served on the boat.

Contact Rutland Water Cruises

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