Percy the Park Keeper's Winter Wander Trail at Longshaw

This winter, treat your little ones to a world of adventures at Longshaw on the Percy the Park Keeper's winter wander trail. Join in the fun with Percy and his animal friends and give nature a helping hand.

  • Booking not needed

The trail will take place between Sat 11th December 2021 - Mon 3rd January 2022, so come along and explore the beautiful Longshaw Estate.

No booking needed to take part in the trail. £2 per child - payable at the Welcome Building. Card payments are preferred please. Trail not available on 25th December.


Event ticket prices
  • Child £2.00

The basics

Children welcome
Meeting point
Pick up your trail for £2 from the Welcome Building in Longshaw's main Woodcroft car park between 10am and 3pm. Card payments preferred please.
What to bring and wear
Sturdy shoes, walking boots or wellies are advised and wrap up warm as the weather changes very quickly across the Peak District!
The route involves some short slopes and uneven terrain. The route is unsuitable for wheelchair users.
Use S11 7TZ to find Longshaw, and use brown signs to navigate to the car parks. There is a very sharp bend on the approach, please take care. NT members park for free. For non-members it is £3.50 for 4 hours and £5 all day, please bring the correct change with you as there are no cash points in the area. Mobile signal is very limited in this area. Trail will not be available on the 25th December.

Contact Info

Longshaw Office
Call 01433631757

Upcoming events

Nature Tots

Thu 14 Oct 2021
Mini-explorers and their adults are invited to take part in fun outdoor activities at Longshaw.

Mysterious Monsters & Ridiculous Riddles

Sat 23 Oct 2021
Join in the Halloween fun at Longshaw this autumn and create your own Mysterious Monster and solve some Ridiculous Riddles as you venture through the eerie woods.

Christmas Tree sales at Longshaw

Sat 20 Nov 2021
Longshaw's rangers have sold Christmas trees to local villagers and people from across the Peak District, for many years now. Join us at Longshaw to buy your sustainable Christmas tree and create a festive family tradition.

Wreath Making at Longshaw

Sun 28 Nov 2021
Using materials gathered from Longshaw and the surrounding area, make your own Christmas wreath this festive season.

Breakfast with Father Christmas at Longshaw

Sat 04 Dec 2021
Make a magical memory this festive season with our Breakfast with Father Christmas event. Be sure to bring your camera to take lots of photos and share them with us on our @peakdistrictnt social media channels!

Festive Crafts

Sat 04 Dec 2021
Families wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of Christmas can join us for some festive craft sessions in the Moorland Discovery Centre at Longshaw.