Cumbria Butterfly Sightings: Small Skipper

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Date Species Number Site Town Grid ref. Recorder Comment Image
9 Aug 2018 Small Skipper 1 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD450852 Peter Howard 90%sunshine, 19 oC
5 Aug 2018 Small Skipper 5 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 Chris Winnick 19oC 50% sun
4 Aug 2018 Small Skipper 18 Smardale Gill Smardale NY7206 Michael Addis There were 4 of us and we walked from Smardale carpark to the (...)
1 Aug 2018 Small Skipper 7 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY7207 Dave O'Brien
31 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD455775 Tom Dunbar
30 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 2 Chamley Bank Oxen Park SD322900 Dave Wainwright
30 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD451772 Jeremy Bartlett
28 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Arnside Knott/Heathwaite Arnside SD451772 Jeremy Bartlett
27 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 5 Wakebarrow Levens SD458865 Chris Winnick 27oC sunny
27 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD466851 Chris Winnick 27oC sunny
27 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Fellside Farm Crosthwaite SD444899 David Eastlick
26 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 6 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD460853 Chris Winnick 26oC 90% sun
26 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 12 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 David Phillips
26 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller
26 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 8 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 Sarah Mitchell
26 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 3 Arnside Knott Arnside SD453773 Tom and Felix Fitter
26 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 11 Oxen Park Oxen Park SD317874 Tom and Felix Fitter
26 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 10 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727070 Tom Dunbar
25 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 31 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 Chris Winnick 24oC 90% sun
25 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 2 Capes Head Holker SD336786 Lynne Farrell On flower heads in marshy area. Fresh specimen
25 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Glasson Maryport NY029359 Martin Keiller 1.10 - 2.30pm sunny but quite breezy 15757.jpeg
25 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 11 High Stand Plantation Armathwaite NY485478 R H Jones 1km walk to north
24 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 The Tarn Urswick SD271744 Helen Wallace Quite worn
24 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 2 Mealpot Rd Maryport NY036361 Keith Hamilton
22 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 7 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY730070 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 10.40-15.30 Overcast 15561.jpeg
22 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 10 Arnside Knott Arnside SD453773 Mike Gregory 19degrees, overcast, light breeze
22 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 2 Tarn Moor Orton NY675079 Sarah Mitchell
22 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 8 Latterbarrow Hawkshead Hawkshead SD363991 Tom and Felix Fitter
21 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 20 Arnside Knott Arnside SD455773 Mike Gregory
21 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Eycott Hill Nature Reserve Berrier NY394301 Sarah Mitchell
19 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 6 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434879 Chris Winnick 23oC 70% sun
19 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 11 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD431866 Chris Winnick 23oC 60% sun
19 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 8 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY7206 David Phillips Mostly sunny 22c
19 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 11.00 to 11.40 in moderately sunny conditions.
19 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 20 Lambhowe Plantation Winster SD415915 Tom Dunbar
18 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 5 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD455858 Chris Winnick 22oC 30% sun
18 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 6 Wakebarrow Levens SD455864 Chris Winnick 22oC 30% sun
18 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Lakeshore path Nether Wasdale NY147047 Helen Wallace
18 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 18 Smardale Gill Smardale NY744079 Martin Partridge Warm weather 21oC some cloud light breeze
18 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Tarn Hows Coniston SD327997 Peter Ritson
15 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 9 Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Rusland SD336875 Tom and Felix Fitter
14 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 David Eastlick Seen during 2 hours work removing bramble from paths on Reserve
14 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 12 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD4179 Doreen Howard
14 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 2 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD4178 Doreen Howard
14 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 10 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452772 H Shacklock Stopped counting at 10. A lot more than this.
14 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 20 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452772 Mike Gregory
14 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 5 Beacon Tarn Water Yeat SD282892 Tom and Felix Fitter
13 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 5 Ulpha meadow Meathop SD457809 Martin Chadwick Mid afternoon, after a morning of steady rain a brief spell of (...)
12 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 6 Low Crag Wood Witherslack SD444853 Dave Wainwright
12 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 5 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD433847 Dave Wainwright
11 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 20 Arnside Knott Arnside SD4577 Dave O'Brien
11 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 High Farm Grange-over-Sands SD4078 Doreen Howard
10 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 15 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 45 minutes in late afternoon sunshine. Within quarry and (...)
9 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 15 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD4387 Dave O'Brien
9 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Brigsteer Park Wood Brigsteer SD486876 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 2.45pm - 4.30pm
9 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 2 A684 verge Sedbergh SD600923 Martin Keiller
9 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 15 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller
9 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 2 Brigsteer Park Wood Levens SD484884 Sonia Allen 5.45pm. Just outside the wood where large Bramble patch lay (...)
9 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 10 Finglandrigg Wood Fingland NY274569 Tony Marsh A number of , I think, Small Skippers very active around a patch (...) 14851.jpeg
8 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 14 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416907 Chris Winnick 25oC Full sun
8 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 3 High Borrowdale Shap NY5556103632 Richard Evans
7 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Yewbarrow Lodge gardens Grange-over-Sands SD409782 Doreen Howard
7 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 20 Brigsteer Park Wood Brigsteer SD486876 Mike Gregory
7 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 40 Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD415907 Tom and Felix Fitter
6 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 8 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD434877 Chris Winnick 25oC 80% sun
6 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 4 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD435867 Chris Winnick 25oC 80% sun
6 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 8 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD4179 Doreen Howard
6 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 21 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD4178 Doreen Howard
5 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 High Dam Finsthwaite SD361889 David Eastlick
5 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 2 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD444833 Finn Bugge
4 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 6 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD544786 Chris Winnick 250C Full sun.
4 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 25 Hutton Roof NNR Burton-in-Kendal SD551777 Chris Winnick 250C Full sun... very faded
2 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 20 Cavendish Dock Road waste ground Barrow-in-Furness SD205684 Helen Wallace Minimum. 80 min walk. 26C
2 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 5 Burns Beck Moss Sedbergh SD595878 John Mounsey Full sun, fitful easterly breeze, 25deg. C. No butterflies seen (...) 14637.jpeg
2 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 12 Old Park Wood Sedbergh SD598899 John Mounsey Full sun, fitful easterly breeze, 25deg. C. No butterflies seen (...)
2 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Old Scotch Road, east of Sedbergh SD598911 John Mounsey Full sun, fitful easterly breeze, 25deg. C. No butterflies seen (...)
2 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 11 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541786 Sarah Mitchell
1 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 23 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 28C. 95 min walk.
1 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 1 Waitby Greenriggs Kirkby Stephen NY760082 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 14588.jpeg
1 Jul 2018 Small Skipper 30 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD539783 Mike Gregory
30 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 20 Barkbooth Lot Witherslack SD417907 Mike Gregory
29 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 2 The Merz Barn, Cylinders, Langdale Ambleside NY328051 CELIA LARNER c. 2.30 pm
29 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 4 Brigsteer Wood Levens SD487882 Chris Winnick 26oC
29 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Bishop's Allotment Hampsfield Grange-over-Sands SD4079 Doreen Howard
29 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 High Farm Spring Bank Lane Grange-over-Sands SD4078 Doreen Howard
29 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 8 Grizedale Forest Coniston SD332986 Mo Richards
29 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Middlebarrow Quarry Silverdale SD4697276831 Richard Evans Just a few minutes observation from path parallel to railway (...)
28 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 2 Withheld Withheld NY000000 Chris Winnick Withheld
28 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Mansriggs Ulverston SD293808 Helen Wallace
27 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 30 Sheepbarrow behind Hadwins Lindale SD419805 David Jackson On dry, rough grassland.
27 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 15 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller
27 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Stanwix (garden) Carlisle NY402572 Martin Keiller
26 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Hoad Hill Ulverston SD293788 Helen Wallace 75 min walk. High 20's C.
26 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 2 Hoad Hill Ulverston SD294790 Helen Wallace 75 min walk. High 20's C.
26 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Tebay Lane Ulverston SD299790 Helen Wallace High 20's C. 100% sun.
25 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 15 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 60 minutes observation in sun and temp. about 25C
25 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 30 Whitbarrow Witherslack SD4410087000 Mr S Cowley BC member north east
25 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 2 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD460836 Richard Evans
24 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD536786 Richard Evans
24 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 20 Oxen Park Oxen Park SD317879 Tom and Felix Fitter
22 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190711 Andrew Rhodes
22 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 2 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD453864 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% sun
22 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 Chris Winnick 20oC 80%
22 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Whitbarrow White Scar Levens SD459851 Chris Winnick 20oC 80%
22 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 30 minutes in late afternoon. Sunny and warm
20 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 25 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller This photo angle on antennae shows its Small, not Essex. No (...) 14201.jpeg
19 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 50 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD460836 Mike Gregory
18 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Withheld Withheld NY000000 David Eastlick
18 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller My first of 2018
18 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 6 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD430830 Mike Gregory all within 30 metres of the gate.
12 Jun 2018 Small Skipper 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189710 Helen Wallace 25c. Overcast.
17 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452774 Richard Evans
16 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace Started sunny then overcast & windy
15 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 6 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY726074 Chris Winnick 17oC 60% sun.
15 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 2 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452774 Linda & Arthur Pennington
15 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 1 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435871 Richard Evans
13 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 4 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435871 Chris Winnick 20oC 60% sun
13 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 8 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD436864 Chris Winnick 19oC 50% sun
13 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 2 Flashbank Wood Brigsteer SD488881 Sarah Mitchell
13 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 Sarah Mitchell
10 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 3 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD433875 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun....female on knapweed
10 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 4 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD436866 Chris Winnick 20oC 90% sun
10 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 3 Burns Beck Moss Sedbergh SD598882 Helen Wallace 40% sun.
9 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 7 Arnside Knott Arnside SD450772 Karen Bullimore
9 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 45 minutes in and around quarry in full sun
8 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD450772 Chris Winnick 18oC 70%un
7 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 17 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY7206 Dave O'Brien
7 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller
5 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 5 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727070 Sarah Mitchell
5 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 1 Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD335818 Sue Bugge
4 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 6 Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD325859 Chris Winnick 18oC 60% sun
3 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 1 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY726068 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts
1 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 1 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY729074 Ian Tallon
1 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 4 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Margaret and David Eastlick
1 Aug 2017 Small Skipper 18 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727069 Rolf Farrell 11243.jpeg
31 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 10 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick
31 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 3 River Lowther Whale NY516221 Sarah Mitchell
30 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 High Fairbanks Ings SD447972 Ian Tallon
30 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 2 Sowerby Wood Dalston, Carlisle NY365520 Michael Williams
30 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Brigsteer Park Wood Brigsteer SD486879 Mike Gregory
29 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Hodbarrow RSPB Reserve Millom SD183782 Louise McGurk 11112.jpeg
29 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 4 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 Sarah Mitchell
28 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Heblethwaite Sedbergh SD694931 Helen Wallace Flying amongst grasses in late afternoon sun. Very tatty.
25 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 6 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD435878 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 10999.jpeg
25 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 6 Arnside Knott Arnside SD455775 Karen Bullimore
25 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Low Gelt Bridge Brampton NY521589 Martin Keiller Over 90% cloud.
24 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller
24 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Sowerby Wood Dalston NY365517 Michael Williams On garden buddleia
24 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Sowerby Wood Dalston NY365517 Michael Williams
24 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 10 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541786 Sarah Mitchell
23 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 4 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 90% overcast. 2 hours. Tatty
23 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 46 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452774 Linda & Arthur Pennington
22 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 12 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD437864 Pete Kinsella
18 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 7 High Park Wood Witherslack SD4387 Dave O'Brien
18 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 8 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD4387 Dave O'Brien
18 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 3 Howe Ridding Witherslack SD435878 Helen Wallace 100% sun. Approx 20C. At least 5.
17 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 5 Hutton Roof Crags Burton-in-Kendal SD549778 Ian Tallon 12.15 - 14.45 Breezy
17 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 5 Holme Stinted Pastures Burton-in-Kendal SD541786 Ian Tallon & Mike Roberts 09-40 - 11.50 Breezy
17 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 2 Wart Barrow Allithwaite SD392766 Martin Chadwick
17 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 12 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 Richard Evans 9.30 - 10.00, sunny.
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 8 Sedgwick Sedgwick SD506861 Brian and Lindsey Snell On sunny bank full of oxeye daisies, clover and bird's-foot (...)
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 11 Sedgwick House Sedgwick SD508868 Brian and Lindsey Snell On sunny bank full of thistles.
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 4 Arnside Knott Arnside SD450772 Chris Winnick 20oC 80% Sun.
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Meathop quarry Lindale SD431791 D K Jackson/Janet Denison
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Augill Pasture Brough NY818146 Ian Tallon 12.10 - 13.25 Breezy
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Waitby Greenriggs Kirkby Stephen NY760085 Ian Tallon 14.30 - 16.45 Breezy 10648.jpeg
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 4 Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD392737 Martin Chadwick
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 11 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD538782 Sarah Mitchell
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 7 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541786 Sarah Mitchell
16 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 9 Brundholme Woods Keswick NY280241 Tom O'Boyle
14 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 5 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD434835 Chris Winnick 17oC 10% sun
14 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 4 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD430830 Chris Winnick 17oC No sun
14 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 15 Undermillbeck Common Windermere SD418947 Martin Chadwick 200 minutes on the common. T14. Sun 5%, breezy. Approximate (...)
13 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 3 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD434833 Chris Winnick 20oC 70% sun
12 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 12 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD417907 Chris Winnick 70% sun 18oC
12 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 3 Lambhowe, near to Crosthwaite SD413913 Chris Winnick 70% sun 18oC
12 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 9 Arnside Copridding Arnside SD4477 Dave O'Brien
12 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 11 Arnside Heathwaite Arnside SD4576 Dave O'Brien
12 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 13 Arnside Knott Arnside SD4577 Dave O'Brien
12 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 12 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189711 Helen Wallace 100% sun. 20C Wind 2.
12 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 5 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD4190 John Mounsey Full sun, light air.
12 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 3 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD413794 Martin Chadwick 20 minutes on Merlewood bank at midday
12 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 5 Capes Head Barker Scar Cark SD330781 Martin Chadwick
11 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Lambhowe Plantation Crosthwaite SD414913 Chris Winnick 100% cloud 17oC.
10 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 2 Hampsfell Lindale SD406798 Chris Winnick 18oC 50% sun.
9 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 3 River Lowther Askham NY516221 Sarah Mitchell 10417.jpeg
8 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 20 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449773 Chris Winnick 180C 90% sun
8 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Brigsteer Park Wood Brigsteer SD486879 Mike Gregory
8 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 19 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 Sarah Mitchell
6 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 2 Holme Stinted Pastures Clawthorpe SD541786 Ian Tallon 9.45 - 11.15
6 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 40 Watchtree Nature Reserve Great Orton NY3054 Martin Keiller NW part of reserve. 10319.jpeg
6 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 12 River Lowther Askham NY516221 Sarah Mitchell
6 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 2 Potter Fell Burneside SD520992 Sue Shiels Humid and sunny
5 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 5 Hutton Roof Hutton SD549775 Chris Winnick 18oC 50% Sun
5 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 3 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456774 Michael Williams
5 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 3 River Lowther Askham NY516221 Sarah Mitchell 10259.jpeg
3 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 14 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD537792 Chris Winnick 15oc 20% sun
3 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 10 Old Park Plantation Sedbergh SD599899 John Mounsey Beside access track by cleared area. 16 deg. C, sheltered from (...) 10125.jpeg
3 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 15 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller 10200.jpeg
3 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 1 Brigsteer Park Wood Brigsteer SD486879 Sarah Mitchell 17oC. Sunny and warm.
3 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 8 Flashbank Wood Brigsteer SD490879 Sarah Mitchell 16oC. Cloudy with sunny spells.
2 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 7 Halecat Woods Witherslack SD4383 John Mounsey 14.15 - 16.15, 19 deg. C, SW breeze, sunny spells.
2 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 2 River Lowther Askham NY516221 Sarah Mitchell
1 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 8 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 David Gower sunny period 12 - 12.45 p.m.
1 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 3 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD190713 Helen Wallace 90% sun. wind 5 in parts. 60 mins walk.
1 Jul 2017 Small Skipper 2 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD538782 Sarah Mitchell
30 Jun 2017 Small Skipper 21 Arnside Copridding Arnside SD451777 David Gower
30 Jun 2017 Small Skipper 2 Arnside Heathwaite Arnside SD451767 David Gower
30 Jun 2017 Small Skipper 1 Dobshall Wood Pasture Arnside SD450780 David Gower cloudy
26 Jun 2017 Small Skipper 6 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 Chris Winnick 18oC 40-60% sun All recently emerged males
26 Jun 2017 Small Skipper 3 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD439827 Richard Evans 9954.jpeg
24 Jun 2017 Small Skipper 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 Ian Tallon from 2.30-4.00pm 9856.jpeg
22 Jun 2017 Small Skipper 3 Arnside Knott Arnside SD459760 Maria Pilling
19 Jun 2017 Small Skipper 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY401568 Martin Keiller
31 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 2 Miltonrigg Wood Brampton NY558607 Peter Howard 15 degrees, sunny spells, breezy. In narrow paddock, on devil's (...)
15 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 1 Ratherheath Tarn Burneside SD482959 Sue Shiels
10 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 1 Sowerby Wood Dalston NY368526 M J Williams
6 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 2 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY723060 Margaret and David Eastlick On permissive path from viaduct to Smardale Bridge.
6 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 30 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY7206 Martin Keiller Including a mating pair. 7770.jpeg
6 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 5 Arnside Knott Arnside SD4577 Mike Gregory
5 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 2 Smardale Gill Newbiggin on Lune NY725066 David Eastlick seen on permissive path between the viaduct and Smardale bridge
5 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 1 Halecat Garden Centre Witherslack SD433834 Martin Chadwick
5 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller
5 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 2 Withheld Edenhall NY000000 Sarah Mitchell
4 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick
4 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 3 Yewtree Tarn Coniston NY322003 Mo Richards
1 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 6 Arnside Knott Arnside SD4577 Dave O'Brien
1 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 2 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY728073 Ian Tallon 10.00am-13.00pm 6702.jpeg
1 Aug 2016 Small Skipper 3 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 70 minutes observation in and around the boundary of the quarry. (...)
31 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 4 Heathwaite Arnside SD452769 Iain Rogerson
31 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD347805 James Bradbury
31 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 9 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452774 Linda & Arthur Pennington
31 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller
31 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 3 Smardale Gill Smardale NY725065 Mike Gregory
30 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 2 Arnside Knott Arnside SD454776 James Bradbury
29 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 9 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD436863 Chris Winnick 22oC 80% sun
29 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 7 Hutton Roof Crags Burton-in-Kendal SD545768 James Bradbury
29 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY480544 Karen Mclellan First one seen in the garden
29 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD390737 Martin Chadwick
29 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 9 Grizedale Forest Hawkshead SD342964 Mo Richards
27 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 19 Flashbank Wood Brigsteer SD490879 Chris Winnick 19oC 90% sun
27 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 7 Flashbank Wood Brigsteer SD490879 Sarah Mitchell
26 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 15 Flashbank Wood Brigsteer SD489878 Chris Winnick 18oC 100% cloud
26 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick 75 minutes in and around the quarry. Occasional sunny spells.
26 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 2 Yealand Hall Allotment Arnside SD498755 Steve and Maggie East
25 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 2 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456775 Karen Bullimore
25 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 2 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452772 Steve and Maggie East
23 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 10 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456775 Mike Gregory
23 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 6 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 Sarah Mitchell
22 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 4 Arnside Knott Arnside SD452772 Steve and Maggie East
21 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Calvert Court Endmoor, Kendal SD538842 Brian Snell
19 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 8 School Knott area Windermere SD435976 Ian Tallon 10.15- 11.45 am
19 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 4 Kendal golf course (next to) Kendal SD508931 John Mounsey All looked very worn. Full sunshine.
19 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 Martin Keiller
19 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 4 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller
18 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 4 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD359782 Mike Gregory
18 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Holme Park Quarry LNR Clawthorpe SD539782 Tom Dunbar Poor conditions, cloudy
16 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 2 Greystoke Forest Hutton Roof, Greystoke NY380343 Sarah Mitchell
14 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 2 Holme Park Fell Burton-in-Kendal SD545788 Ian Tallon 09.45-11.45am
14 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 7 Holmepark Quarry Nature Reserve Clawthorpe SD533788 Sarah Mitchell
13 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Arnside Knott Wood Arnside SD448773 Nigel Maden In a small clearing to the west of the main car park
12 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 5 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace 3-5pm. 16c. Sunny. Windy.
12 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 4 Foulshaw Moss Witherslack SD457842 Karen Bullimore
12 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 6 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440827 Karen Bullimore
12 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 3 Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY480544 Karen Mclellan
12 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD413795 Martin Chadwick Merlewood Bank. 30 minutes observation
11 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 6 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick brief sunny spell in the late afternoon. T17 Blustery westerly (...)
7 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 15 Holmepark Quarry Nature Reserve Holme SD533788 Chris Winnick Only 10% sun but 19oC
6 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 3 Hutton Roof Hutton SD551771 Chris Winnick 15oC 20% sun.
6 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Ormsgill Slag Banks Barrow-in-Furness SD189713 Helen Wallace Overcast. 70 mins.
5 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 4 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456775 Sue and Finn Bugge
5 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 55 Lambhowe Plantation Lambhowe SD415915 Tom Dunbar
3 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 2 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD4178 Doreen Howard
3 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 40 Arnside Knott Wood Arnside SD451778 Graeme Baker
3 Jul 2016 Small Skipper 1 Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD335874 John Mounsey Overcast, 13deg.C
30 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 3 Barkbooth Lot Bowland Bridge SD417907 Tom Dunbar
29 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 1 Holme Park Fell Burton-in-Kendal SD545788 Ian Tallon 5.45pm - 7.15pm 5894.jpeg
29 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Martin Chadwick
26 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 1 Middle Blakebank Underbarrow SD456915 Margaret and David Eastlick
24 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 2 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 John Mounsey 14.00-15.20 Warm sunshine after heavy rain.
23 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 5 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Margaret and David Eastlick 100% sun, faint breeze, 18 deg C
23 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 2 Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 Martin Keiller 7501.jpeg
22 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 2 Allithwaite Quarry Grange over Sands SD392766 Chris Winnick 22oC and sunny intervals. My first of the year
22 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 8 Kirkhead Grange over Sands SD392755 Margaret and David Eastlick 16 deg C 100% sun wind Beaufort 2 Most butterflies seen in (...)
22 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 2 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY402569 Martin Keiller
22 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 5 Rickerby Park Carlisle NY403570 Martin Keiller 7477.jpeg
20 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 1 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418909 Sarah Mitchell 17 C. Breezy with brief sunny spells.
18 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 1 Jack Scout Silverdale SD458736 Iain Rogerson
12 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 2 Hog House Marsh Wray NY362011 Mo Richards Sun trying to shine.
5 Jun 2016 Small Skipper 6 Lowca rugby club brows Lowca NX980217 Chris Mason
5 Sep 2015 Small Skipper 2 Low Gelt Sand Quarry Brampton NY528580 Sarah Mitchell On Buddleia 3863.jpeg
1 Sep 2015 Small Skipper 2 Smardale Gill Smardale NY720061 Sue Shiels Warm, sunny day
25 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 1 Geltsdale Brampton NY561560 Karen Mclellan
25 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 11 Greystoke Forest Lamonby NY395334 Sarah Mitchell
25 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 5 Breakyneck Scar area Newbiggin on Lune NY720053 Tom Dunbar
24 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 3 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick
23 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 4 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD436866 Chris Winnick 24oC, bright with 50% sun.
17 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 15 Hutton Roof Common Burton-in-Kendal SD548779 Chris Winnick 20oC and50% sun. Little wind.
17 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 2 Dubmill Point Dubmill Point NY078465 John Callion
17 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 4 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange over Sands SD412793 Martin Chadwick 40 minute circuit of Merlewood Bank and top fields
17 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 9 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD387764 Sarah Mitchell
16 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 2 Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX979220 Chris Mason
16 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 4 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391766 David and Margaret Eastlick
16 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 7 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995308 K Hamilton
15 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 6 Nichols Moss Witherslack SD427833 Chris Winnick
15 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 5 Arnside Knott Arnside SD454774 Tom Dunbar
13 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 31 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY725068 Brian Snell
13 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 33 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY7207 Dave O'Brien
13 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 3 Farrer's Allotment Witherslack SD454858 Tom Dunbar Along main ride.
13 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 11 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727070 Tom Dunbar
13 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 6 Whitbarrow NNR Witherslack SD454869 Tom Dunbar
12 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 1 Windermere garden Windermere SD413986 Ian Tallon
12 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 10 Arnside Knott Arnside SD457789 John Jakeman
11 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 3 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 Ian Tallon Dull day but fairly warm pm
11 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 2 Holme Park Fell Holme SD547802 Tom Dunbar
8 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 1 Mikes Wood Staveley SD483984 Ian Tallon
7 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 30 Flashbank Wood Levens SD4888 John Mounsey 15.30, sunny, still, 23deg.C Approximate number.
7 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 3 Farrer's Allotment Levens SD4585 Tom Dunbar
7 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 1 Whitbarrow NNR Levens SD4586 Tom Dunbar
6 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 15 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick
6 Aug 2015 Small Skipper Disused Railway Storth SD477802 Roger Fellows
5 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 20 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 Chris Winnick
3 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 1 Arnside Knott Arnside SD449772 Dave Viles
3 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 3 Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD335882 John Mounsey Windy, overcast but sheltered.
3 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 1 Yewbarrow Witherslack SD434855 Martin Chadwick
1 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 4 Arnside Knott Arnside SD448775 Dave Higginson-Tranter
1 Aug 2015 Small Skipper 7 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD418903 Ian Tallon 3131.jpeg
30 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 17 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD391767 Martin Chadwick
30 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 2 Slate Hill Witherslack SD427836 Martin Chadwick Damp field of thistles
29 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 2 Humphrey Head Allithwaite SD390739 Martin Chadwick
29 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 1 Cunswick Scar Kendal SD493930 Sue Shiels
25 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 28 Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 Sarah Mitchell
24 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 26 Arnside Knott Arnside SD4477 Peter Howard
23 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 3 Yealand Hall Allotment Yealand Storrs SD495761 Sarah Mitchell
22 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 3 Kendal golf course nearby Kendal SD506932 John Mounsey 18.30, sunny, light breeze. 2969.jpeg
19 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 13 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Martin Chadwick
19 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 5 Cunswick Scar Kendal SD489925 Sue Shiels
18 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 6 Howe Ridding Woods Witherslack SD430844 Ian Tallon
18 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 1 Eaves Wood Silverdale SD461760 Tom Dunbar
16 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 3 Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY480544 Karen Mclellan
16 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 2 Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 Michael Williams
16 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 15 Whale Penrith NY515301 Sarah Mitchell
15 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 2 Blencogo (nearby) Blencogo NY180470 John Callion
15 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 6 Haweswater Burnbanks NY500160 Sarah Mitchell
14 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 1 Kingmoor North NR Carlisle NY386577 Paul Kennedy Common enough up here now, but six years ago I'd had to drive (...) 2817.jpeg
14 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 5 Dalton Crags Hutton Roof SD553768 Tom Dunbar
12 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 15 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Martin Chadwick
12 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 12 Witherslack Woods Witherslack SD437807 Nigel Maden
10 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 6 Disused Railway Winton Cumbria NY7910 John Mounsey Disused railway cutting, SW end, 26deg. C, 15.00 - 15.30.
10 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 21 Whale Helton NY522216 Sarah Mitchell
9 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 9 Arnside Knott Arnside SD457789 Sarah Mitchell
4 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 1 Roudsea Moss and Woods Haverthwaite SD330823 Brian Snell
4 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 3 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD440828 David Eastlick full sun ,20deg C, windy
3 Jul 2015 Small Skipper 7 Greystoke Forest Lamonby NY381342 Sarah Mitchell
30 Jun 2015 Small Skipper 3 Arnside Knott Arnside SD456775 Tim Wilcox
28 Jun 2015 Small Skipper 3 Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX979217 Chris Mason
27 Jun 2015 Small Skipper 2 Lowca rugby club brows Whitehaven NX979217 Chris Mason
14 Aug 2014 Small Skipper 6 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY727078 Chris Winnick 19oC, calm, bright but only 20% sun
8 Aug 2014 Small Skipper 2 Walton Moss Brampton NY520662 Karen Mclellan
7 Aug 2014 Small Skipper 4 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Martin Chadwick Warm and sunny. Many observers from a joint field trip of (...)
7 Aug 2014 Small Skipper 3 Carl Crag, Potter Fell Burneside SD520992 Sue Shiels
5 Aug 2014 Small Skipper 52 Smardale Gill Kirkby Stephen NY736079 Karen Hargreave
4 Aug 2014 Small Skipper 1 Withheld Withheld NY000000 David Eastlick
4 Aug 2014 Small Skipper 7 Plain Quarry Hutton Roof SD552761 Mo Richards Warm sunshine mid to late afternoon. Site also very good for (...)
3 Aug 2014 Small Skipper 1 Withheld Withheld NY000000 David Eastlick
28 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 1 Great Corby Carlisle NY484544 Karen Mclellan
26 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 1 Collin Ford, Great Corby Carlisle NY480544 Karen Mclellan First I've ever seen round here
22 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 8 Linsty Hall Wood Ickenthwaite SD326904 Chris Winnick 24oC and bright sunshine.
22 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 3 Newbiggin Townhead Castle Carrock NY563493 Karen Mclellan
21 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 3 Hay Bridge Nature Reserve Bouth SD335873 Brian Snell
17 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 6 Halecat Garden Centre Whitbarrow SD433829 Brian Snell
17 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 12 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 David and Margaret Eastlick hot sunny and bright day
17 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Witherslack SD439828 David Eastlick
17 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 10 Flashbank Wood Levens SD4888 John Mounsey
13 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 26 Oldside Wind Farm Workington NX995305 K Hamilton 957.jpeg
9 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 15 Allithwaite Quarry Allithwaite SD390767 Martin Chadwick
7 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 2 Barkbooth Lot Crosthwaite SD416909 Brian & Denise Grundy Along with numerous Meadow Browns.
7 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 10 Brown Robin Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD411793 Martin Chadwick
6 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 2 Howe Ridding Woods Grange-over-Sands SD4387 R. Eddleston
6 Jul 2014 Small Skipper 1 Latterbarrow Nature Reserve Grange-over-Sands SD4482 R. Eddleston
24 Jun 2014 Small Skipper 6 Disused Railway Storth SD472802 Roger Fellows