Shropshire Wildlife Trust at The Boathouse

Find us at The Boathouse visitor centre in Ellesmere. Our friendly staff can offer wildlife advice and tell you about good local walks. Family events are held here regularly.

At The Boathouse, you can:

  • Enjoy views across The Mere from the comfort of an indoor location
  • Speak to Shropshire Wildlife Trust staff and volunteers to learn more about the work of the Trust
  • Find out all about the benefits of becoming a member of Shropshire Wildlife Trust
  • Join in with events throughout the year
  • Purchase a range of gifts from our shop
  • Take advantage of the cafĂ© and restaurant

Ellesmere Heronwatch is based at The Boathouse between March and June each year.

This is a great opportunity to watch the action at the heronry on Moscow Island, directly opposite The Boathouse.