Balsam Bash One

Sunday 23 June 2024.

Balsam Bash One


The first in a series of annual Himalayan Balsam bashing events. Help us to manage the threat of this invasive plant in the Bollin valley and get the ‘bashing bug’! This one is in the Bowdon area with help from Friends of Bowdon Bollin.

Please bring thick gardening gloves along and we recommend you wearing long sleeves and trousers. Suitable for anyone over the age of 8.


Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm.

Leader(s): Bollin Valley Partnership Ranger Emma Houghton and Friends of Bowdon Bollin

More information:

01625 374790


  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Ideal for families and accompanied children
  • Partnership event
  • Please leave your dog at home
  • Please wear suitable boots and clothing
  • Strenuous walking grade
  • Wildlife walk / Event

Meeting point

Ashley Mill Bridge, Ashley, Altrincham (SJ767857). Parking available at Ashley Mill Lane WA14 3PY (SJ769854)

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