Explore Longshaw - Free Guided Walks at Longshaw

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.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Discover Longshaw and meet new people on these twice-weekly drop in walks at Longshaw. Discover beautiful and varied scenery, from Padley Gorge to Burbage Moor, and take in the seasons with some special insights from our volunteer walk leaders. The routes vary. These are free, drop-in walks, and donations to our Peak District Appeal and to help look after Longshaw are welcome.

The basics

Suitability
Children are welcome with their adults.
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet outside the café, approx. 300m from the car park.
What to bring and wear
Please wear sturdy footwear and dress for the weather, including waterproofs and sun protection. Bring any snacks and drinks you may want along the way.
Accessibility
The walks cover some steep and uneven ground.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
8 December 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
11 December 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
15 December 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
18 December 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
22 December 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
25 December 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
29 December 2019 11:00 - 13:30 Available
1 January 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
8 January 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
15 January 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
22 January 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
29 January 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
5 February 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
12 February 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
19 February 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
26 February 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
4 March 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
11 March 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
18 March 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available
25 March 2020 11:00 - 13:30 Available

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Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Muck In Day - tree guard removal

Sun 08 Dec 2019
10:00-12:30
When we plant trees we use plastic tree guards to protect them from grazers such as deer. This gives the saplings a head start in life and now we have an amazing native woodland growing under Curbar Edge!

Festive Red Deer Trail

Sun 08 Dec 2019
10:00-15:30
Come and explore the winter woodlands of Longshaw and spot the giant red deer along the trail, and strike a pose in the festive photo booth! Pick up a trail from the welcome building.

Christmas Tree Sales

Sun 08 Dec 2019
10:00-16:00
Why not make a visit to Longshaw a part of your festive traditions? Buy your sustainable, non-needle drop Christmas tree with us, and help to look after Longshaw for the future.

Festive Crafts at Longshaw

Sun 08 Dec 2019
10:30-15:00
Join us in the warmth of the Moorland Discovery Centre for some natural festive craft-making. With foliage, sticks and wood - you'll make some beautiful decorations for your home, or even Christmas gifts.

Explore Longshaw - Free Guided Walks at Longshaw

Sun 08 Dec 2019
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.

Ranger Tots

Thu 12 Dec 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