Let's get outside this half-term

Children looking into their homemade shelter, in the woods.

It's all about getting outside and exploring. What has nature been getting up to?

Tuesday 30 May, 12 noon - 3pm, Build a den

Learn how to create your own shelter in the woods, what will you decide to build?

Wednesday 31 May, 12 noon - 3pm, Pond dipping

The mill pond should have lots of life in waiting to be identified, what water based mini beasts will you come eye to eye with?

Thursday 1 June, 12 noon - 2pm, Cook on a campfire

Learn all the skills you need to create fire without matches, cook some tasty treats and stick bread.  £3pp, booking essential 12 noon - 2pm (bookable online from 23 May)

Friday 2 June, 12 noon - 3pm, Journey sticks / wild art

This activity allows you to create a natural way of remembering a woodland walk.

Upcoming events

Guided walk: Walshaw and bluebells

Sat 28 Apr 2018
10:00-14:00
See the spectacular sea of bluebells at Hardcastle Crags, we guarantee to show you some of the best displays you'll see this spring.

Guided walk: dawn chorus

Sun 27 May 2018
04:00-07:00
Set your alarm clocks and join our local bird expert on an unmissable 4 mile walk to witness nature waking up.

Guided walk: Top o' Stairs and the Bronte Moors

Sat 30 Jun 2018
10:00-15:00
Follow in the footsteps of the Bronte sisters on this challenging 11 mile walk.

Guided walk: Widdop amble

Sat 21 Jul 2018
09:45-13:45
We'll be taking the walkers bus to Widdop to explore the upper reaches of the valley and dropping back down via the network of valley paths on this 6 mile amble.

Guided walk: Stoodley bash

Sat 18 Aug 2018
10:00-15:00
After a quick walk into Hebden Bridge we'll take the bus to Blacksone Edge to follow good high level paths to be rewarded with far-reaching views over the moors and Greater Manchester on this 10 mile walk.

Guided Walk: Pack horse trails

Sat 15 Sep 2018
10:00-13:00
Join us on this guided walk to explore old routes through the Crimsworth Valley.