Fly agaric fungi

© Jon Hawkins

Fantastic Fungi

Location: Nower Wood Educational Nature Reserve, Mill Way, Leatherhead, England, KT22 8QA
Discover the huge variety of fungi growing in our native woodland and gain a better understanding of this fascinating species.

Event details


A static map of Fantastic Fungi

About the event

There are 100’s of different fungi that can be found in the UK. Enjoy a day of learning about their unique features. Discover the best ways of identifying fungi and then search for them in the ancient woodland of Nower Wood.

Our local woodland and fungi experts, Roger Granby and Dick Alder, will spend the morning in the classroom while in the afternoon he will take you outside to hunt for different fungi species. 

There will be a gentle walk of approximately two kilometres therefore sturdy walking boots and all weather clothing are adviseable. 



members £35, non-members £47

Suitable for


Know before you go

What to bring

Please bring a packed lunch and wear sturdy walking boots.

Parking information

free parking is available.


Picnic area
Disabled toilet

Contact us

adult learning team
Contact number: 01372379523