Guided walk: Brun Clough to Dowry Castle and Castleshaw

A bracing walk with magnificent open moorland views.

  • Booking advisable
  • Free event

Enjoy sweeping views over Saddleworth from Millstone Edge, before descending to the remains of Dowry Castle.

Meet at Brun Clough car park (OL35LS)

Distance: 7 miles | Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

The basics

Booking details
Call marsdenmoor@nationaltrust.org.uk
Please email marsdenmoor@nationaltrust.org.uk to book, by midday on the Friday before the walk.
Meeting point
Meet at Brun Clough car park (OL3 5LS).
What to bring and wear
Suitable footwear and outdoor clothing.
Accessibility
Dogs on leads welcome. This walk is suitable for older children who are used to the distance. This walk involves some steep, narrow and uneven sections and isn't suitable for pushchairs.
Other
Please email marsdenmoor@nationaltrust.org.uk to book, by midday on the Friday before the walk. Suggested donation, £3.

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Guided walk: Out of Bounds

Sat 21 May 2022
09:00-17:00
A challenging walk to the south of the Marsden Moor, with spectacular views over Dovestones.

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.