Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd

Take a walk across the wildlife-rich heathland and enjoy the views across the Shropshire Hills, or simply play in the stream in the valley.

Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd

Things to see and do

Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd

What's on 

Upcoming events

Pond Dipping

Wed 31 Aug 2016
11:00-12:30
Come and seek out what is hiding in the ponds at Carding Mill Valley. You'll be surprised what's there!

Stars in your Skies - The Comet's Tale

Sat 08 Oct 2016
20:00-23:30
What are comets, where do they come from and what has the Philae/Rosetta mission taught us? Did our oceans come from comets four billion years ago? Find out with Dr. Alan Longstaff.  There will also be the opportunity for star gazing (weather...

Apple Pressing Day

Sat 15 Oct 2016
10:00-15:00
Bring your own apples to press into juice, have a go on the apple press, buy apple juice to take home with you and sample the apple cake in the tea-room.

Autumn Activity Day

Fri 28 Oct 2016
11:00-15:00
Come and enjoy a fun-packed crafts session at the Carding Mill tea-room and take home your autumnal artwork.

Stars in your Skies - Dwarf Planets

Sat 03 Dec 2016
20:00-23:30
Recent missions to Ceres and Pluto - which were once thought to be planets: so what has changed? Why has the New Horizons mission to Pluto so shocked astronomers? What are the mysterious white spots on Ceres seen by the Dawn mission? Answers will...
Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd

Eating and shopping

Eat and shop with us

Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd

Wildlife

Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd

Our work

Four  volunteers clearing out a pond on Long Mynd

Conservation work at Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd 

The conservation work that takes place on Long Mynd means there are lots of interesting jobs for the staff and volunteers to get involved in.

Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd

Get involved

A team of staff and volunteers ready to go bracken spraying

Become a volunteer 

Whether you want to be outdoors, up on the hill walking, or in the valley meeting visitors, there is a role here for you.