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Notice: Longshaw is changing – please bear with us. The main Woodcroft car park will be closed for improvements from 16th March until mid-June. Wooden Pole car park is the nearest National Trust car park, just a 1.5km walk away from the tea room and shop, which will be open as usual during this time. Please check this website for updates and information about the car park and our events and activities.

Excellent walking country with ancient woods and tumbling streams

A wonderful place to discover spectacular views of the Peak District, ancient woods, parkland and heather moorland. The spectacular White Edge Moor overlooks the Derwent Valley and forms part of the long gritstone edge stretching from Stanage towards Birchens Edge south of Chatsworth House. If you have time, discover the old quarry workings at Bole Hill.

Places to visit

Here are some of the places you can visit at Longshaw and Eastern Moors

  • The cafe & shop in the old Shooting Lodge near to the main car park, Woodcroft
  • Longshaw, Padley Gorge, Burbage Brook, Bole Hill Quarry, Haywood, Froggatt Wood, Wooden Pole, Hollowgate, Owler Tor, Longshaw Meadow and Longshaw Pond
  • Eastern Moors, Curbar Gap, Big Moor, Totley Moss, Ramsley Moor, Leash Fen, Clod Hall Moor, White Edge Moor
  • The nearby Riley Graves at Eyam can be seen on a circular walk that encompasses the resting place of the Hancock family, who perished in the plague years of the 17th century.


Millstones on the Longshaw Estate

There are lots of things to do here for all ages; follow the boggart trail, paddle at Padley Gorge or go and spot red deer on the Eastern Moors. Enjoy the views from Duke's Seat and Tumbling Hill.


As part of your Longshaw adventure, why not visit the tea-room to have some lunch with a beautiful view over the Burbage Valley, or try out some of our delicious home-made cakes?


Stay in the lodge for wonderful panoramic views

Our stunning holiday cottage is surrounded by wide expanses of heather moorland, giving impressive views across the Peak District in all directions.

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