Explore Longshaw - weekly drop-in walks

Explore Longshaw on one of our regular, free, drop-in walks led by our team of volunteer walks leaders.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Our varied and interesting volunteer led walks take place on Wednesdays and Sundays each week, starting at 11am and returning by 1.30pm, and they usually cover around 4 miles in distance. The walks are free, although donations to our Peak District Appeal are very welcome.

The basics

Suitability
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet outside the cafe.
What to bring and wear
Please wear suitable outdoor clothing including sturdy boots/ shoes and bring any snacks and drinks you may need.
Accessibility
Longshaw's paths are quite often steep and rough, although the walks can be adapted for different health needs - please let the walk leaders know at the start.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
1 May 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
5 May 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
2 June 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
3 July 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
7 July 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
4 August 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Business Support Team
Email
PeakDistrict@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01433 670368

Upcoming events

"Spring Chicks" Family Trail

Wed 24 Apr 2019
10:00-15:30
Search for Longshaw's spring chicks on a family walk through the woods and open parkland, with a treat for nature to take home.

Trust10 Longshaw

Sun 28 Apr 2019
08:15-10:00
Enjoy a 10k run in the special surroundings of the Longshaw Estate. Free, informal and for everyone.

Explore Longshaw - weekly drop-in walks

Wed 01 May 2019
11:00-13:30
Explore Longshaw on one of our regular, free, drop-in walks led by our team of volunteer walks leaders.

Ranger Tots

Thu 09 May 2019
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.

A Potted History of Longshaw

Sat 11 May 2019
14:00-16:00
Join Longshaw historian, Thelma Griffiths, to find out about the Longshaw's history, from Ducal Estate to the People's Estate, bought by the people of Sheffield and beyond.

Magnifying Glass Trail

Sat 25 May 2019
10:00-15:30
Explore worlds within worlds this half term at Longshaw on the magnifying glass trail, every day of the holidays. Pick up a trail from the welcome building or shop for £1 and you can buy a magnifying glass for an extra £2.