Things to see & do

Places to visit on Marsden Moor

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What's on

From guided walks to navigation courses, family events to plant sales, there is a lot going on at Marsden Moor all year round. To find out more please visit our Events page.


With miles of footpaths and major routes like the Pennine Way crossing the Estate, Marsden Moor is the perfect place to explore on foot.


From photography to geocaching, there are plenty of ways for the whole family to explore Marsden Moor.

Seasonal highlights

  • Photography workshop

    Develop your skills to get the most out of your camera with professional photographer Sarah Mason...

  • There are an array of moorland birds to be seen, such as the curlew © NTPL/

    Watch out for wildlife

    In the spring many of our special moorland bird species return to breed - keep your eyes and ears...

  • Our great value plants are grown on-site by volunteers © NTPL/David Levenson

    Brighten up your garden

    Visit our weekly Friday Plant sales to pick up some good quality, home grown garden plants to ref...

Take up the 50 things challenge

Tick off some of the 50 thing to do before you're 11 3/4 whilst you explore Mardsen Moor. Our winter favourites are:

  • No.6: Run around in the rain
  • No.13: Make a mud pie
  • No.26: Hunt for fossils and bones


Don't miss

  • Having a picnic at Eastergate Bridge
  • Watching the paragliders at Buckstones
  • Follow one of our walking trails
  • A sunset from the top of Pule Hill (when the weather permits)
  • Birdwatching on Binn Moor
  • Fresh Yorkshire air