Guided walk - Dowry Castle and Castleshaw Roman fort

Visit the site of Dowry Castle and enjoy a guided tour of the remains of the Castleshaw Roman forts on this 7 mile walk

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Meet at Brun Clough car park to join a medium-rated walk to a dismantled brewery magnet's Victorian shooting lodge and the site of Roman forts at Castleshaw.

The basics

Children welcome on this medium-rated walk
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet at Brun Clough car park on the A62 (OL3 5LT)
What to bring and wear
Please wear suitable outdoor clothing and footwear and bring food and drink
This guided walk is free, but any donations help us to continue our conservation work on Marsden Moor


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
9 May 2020 10:00 - 13:30 Available

Contact Info

Marsden Moor Estate Office
Call 01484 847016

Upcoming events

Guided walk - feeding the canal

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You’ll see the reservoirs and explore the catchwaters that feed into the Huddersfield Narrow Canal on this 10 mile hard walk.

Friday and Sunday plant sales

Fri 27 Mar 2020
We know it's Spring when our plant sales start

Guided walk - dry stone wall trail

Sun 29 Mar 2020
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Fri 10 Apr 2020
Join us this spring and take part in our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Guided walk - Good Friday family walk

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Guided walk - cuckoo walk

Fri 24 Apr 2020
Bring the whole family to hear about the legend of the Marsden cuckoo on this 2.5 mile evening walk