Guided walk - cuckoo walk

Bring the whole family to hear about the legend of the Marsden cuckoo on this 2.5 mile evening walk

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Meet at Marsden Mechanics to join us on a short moorland walk and hear all about the Marsden cuckoo, the tale which inspired Marsden's annual Cuckoo Festival. The perfect opportunity for all the family to learn a little bit about the origin of the weekend's festivities.

The basics

Suitability
Great for all the family
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet at Marsden Mechanics, Peel Street, HD7 6BH
What to bring and wear
Please wear suitable outdoor clothing and footwear
Other
This guided walk is free, but any donations help us to continue our conservation work on Marsden Moor

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
24 April 2020 18:15 - 20:15 Available

Contact Info

Name
Marsden Moor Estate Office
Email
marsdenmoor@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01484 847016

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Guided walk - cuckoo walk

Fri 24 Apr 2020
18:15-20:15
Bring the whole family to hear about the legend of the Marsden cuckoo on this 2.5 mile evening walk