Guided walk: Sheep shearing

A walk to one of the oldest farms on the moors to see the sheep getting sheared, ready for the summer.

  • Booking advisable
  • Free event

Join our volunteers for a guided walk on Marsden Moor and the surrounding countryside. Enjoy a walk to one of the oldest farms on the moors to see the sheep getting sheared, ready for the summer.

Meet at the Marsden Moor Office (HD7 6DH).

Distance: 2.5 miles | Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

The basics

Booking details
Call marsdenmoor@nationaltrust.org.uk
Please email marsdenmoor@nationaltrust.org.uk to book.
Meeting point
Meet at the Marsden Moor Office, HD7 6DH.
What to bring and wear
Suitable footwear and outdoor clothing.
Accessibility
Sorry, no dogs. Suitable for children. This walk involves some steep, narrow and uneven sections and isn't suitable for pushchairs.
Other
Please email marsdenmoor@nationaltrust.org.uk to book. Suggested donation, £3.

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Guided walk: Heritage Trail South

Sat 28 May 2022
10:00-15:00
A walk packed with views over the Wessenden Valley, visiting six of the reservoirs on Marsden Moor.

Guided walk: Black Hill and Shiny Brook

Sat 04 Jun 2022
09:30-18:00
A challenging walk taking in both the ‘new’ and ‘old’ routes of the Pennine Way.

Guided walk: Early morning walk

Sat 18 Jun 2022
03:00-08:00
Join us for an early start and see Marsden Moor waking up.

Ranger volunteer day: Footpath repairs

Sat 25 Jun 2022
10:00-15:00
Join our rangers for a hands-on volunteer day on Marsden Moor and help us look after this special place.

Guided walk: Heritage Trail North

Sat 25 Jun 2022
10:00-16:00
A bracing walk with magnificent open moorland views.

Guided walk: Sheep shearing

Wed 06 Jul 2022
18:30-22:30
A walk to one of the oldest farms on the moors to see the sheep getting sheared, ready for the summer.