Stargazing at Ogden Water for ages 7+

Meet members of Calderdale Countryside and Woodlands Service at Ogden Water to look through the telescopes for a session of star gazing and looking to the heavens

Wednesday 15 February – 6pm to 8pm
Meet outside the classroom and take binoculars or a telescope if you have one.

Contact Phillip Singh on 0784 178 4185 for further information

Public Art Goes Wild at Ogden – FREE Event!

Artist Marguerita Evans will be creating a large scale piece of art using recycled materials with families or playschemes in this FREE event at Ogden.

The event runs for two days on Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28  July 2016

Although the event is FREE to attend, booking is essential and can be done by email to or telephone 01422 284415 (Answer Phone).

When booking, please state:

  • Which day you’d like to attend.
  • Attending full day or half a day.
  • Number of adults attending.
  • Number of children (must be accompanied).
  • Contact number or e-mail address.

Ogden Water Practical Day – 19 July

Help manage the reserve and get involved with controlling vegetation around the area on Thursday 19 July – Meet 9.45am at the Ogden Water classroom

Please contact Chris on 07769 954956 for further information.

Up & down from Ogden Water – Guided Walk

Meet Chris Sutcliffe outside the Ogden Water visitor centre for a 6 mile, medium grade walk over hill and dale taking in the south and eastern countryside – Sorry no dogs

Thursday 14 July – Meet at 10.30am

Please take your own lunch and contact Chris on 07769 954956 if you require more information.

Discover the Watery Worlds of Ogden

Delve into the stream and ponds around Ogden Water and come face to face with the many beasts that live there.

Saturday 2 July

Please contact Chris on 07769 954956 for further information.

Practical Day at Ogden Water

Get your hands dirty and help manage the reserve, making repairs to the reservoir fencing and brash layer.

Tuesday 21  June – 9.45am (Meet at the Ogden Water classroom)

Please contact Chris on 07769 954956 for further details.

This Wednesday!! FREE Stargazing session at Ogden Water

calcountryservMeet members of Calderdale Countryside Service at Ogden Water on Wednesday 4 February 2015 from 6pm to 8pm and look through the telescopes as we enjoy a star gazing session.

Meet outside the classroom and bring binoculars or your own telescope if you have one.

ogdenThis FREE activity is suitable for ages 4 and above although children of such a young age must be closely supervised by a responsible adult.

Sorry – No Unaccompanied Children or dogs allowed.