"Spring Chicks" Family Trail

Search for Longshaw's spring chicks on a family walk through the woods and open parkland, with a treat for nature to take home.

  • Booking not needed

Spring's here, and at Longshaw we're celebrating nature! Listen out for chirping chicks and spot signs of spring around the estate. Find out about where birds make their homes, including some who nest on the ground and need our protection. You'll also receive a special gift for wildlife to take home.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Child £2.00

The basics

Suitability
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Trails start at the Welcome Building in Longshaw's Woodcroft car park.
What to bring and wear
Dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes. Bring cameras and take some photos home!

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
23 April 2019 10:00 - 15:30 Available
24 April 2019 10:00 - 15:30 Available
25 April 2019 10:00 - 15:30 Available
26 April 2019 10:00 - 15:30 Available
27 April 2019 10:00 - 15:30 Available
28 April 2019 10:00 - 15:30 Available

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

"Spring Chicks" Family Trail

Tue 23 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.