Muck in Days

Join our rangers at Longshaw and the Eastern Moors with their conservation work, and help to look after the moors, woods and meadows, while having fun outdoors.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Muck in days are a monthly series of drop-in volunteering sessions across Longshaw and the Eastern Moors. Families and individuals can help the rangers with important conservation work and learn new skills. Meeting points vary and information will be kept up to date on the website. Children can complete the Junior Rangers passport and earn rewards for their contributions!

The basics

Suitability
Supervised children are welcome.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meeting points vary, please keep an eye on the website for more information.
What to bring and wear
Please dress for the weather with warm and waterproof clothes and sturdy boots. Snacks will be provided, but feel free to bring your own!
Accessibility
We will always try to make the sessions as inclusive as possible, although some of the work we do is in more remote places. Please contact us for information or advice around specific sessions.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
9 February 2020 10:00 - 12:30 Available
8 March 2020 10:00 - 12:30 Available
12 April 2020 10:00 - 12:30 Available
10 May 2020 10:00 - 12:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Longshaw Office
Email
peakdistrict@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01433631757

Upcoming events

Explore Longshaw - Free Guided Walks at Longshaw

Wed 29 Jan 2020
11:00-13:30
Walk with us - everyone welcome! Our team of volunteer walk leaders will introduce you to parts of Longshaw you may not know. Walks are every Wednesday and Sunday, starting just outside the café, and usually cover around 4 miles.

Thursday Evening Interval Running Session

Thu 30 Jan 2020
18:00-19:00
Join us for an evening interval running session taking in the sights and sounds of Longshaw.

Muck in Days

Sun 09 Feb 2020
10:00-12:30
Join our rangers at Longshaw and the Eastern Moors with their conservation work, and help to look after the moors, woods and meadows, while having fun outdoors.

Muck In Day - Tree Planting

Sun 09 Feb 2020
10:00-12:30
Join the Eastern Moors ranger team to plant trees in a new woodland to help create a home for wildlife

Ranger Tots

Thu 13 Feb 2020
09:45-11:45
Mini explorers (2 to 5 years of age) and intrepid tots and their adults are invited to take part in fun outdoor activities at Longshaw

No. 44 - Watch a Bird - spotter sheet

Sat 15 Feb 2020
10:00-15:30
No. 44 - Watch a Bird! Explore Longshaw, looking our for our feathered friends while the trees are bare. Tick of one of your 50 Things!