Moorland conservation in the Peak District

Peak District, Derbyshire
Ranger working in the Peak District
Volunteers pitch in on a National Trust working holiday
Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District
The sitting room at Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District
Dormitory at Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District
Ranger working in the Peak District Volunteers pitch in on a National Trust working holiday Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District The sitting room at Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District Dormitory at Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District

At-a-glance details

  • Dates7 August 2020 to 9 August 2020
  • Holiday typeShort break
  • AvailabilityPlaces available
  • Activity type Coast and countryside
  • Cost£100
  • Physicality10
  • Holiday code20ESP184
  • AccommodationDalehead Bunkhouse

About Moorland conservation in the Peak District

Help deliver our vision for the High Peak Moors.

Spend a weekend in the inspiring High Peak moors in the Peak District. Your work will contribute towards improving biodiversity, capturing carbon and reducing the impact of floods. Tasks can include; managing moorland boundaries, removing invasive species and establishing native plants to help restore these unique and internationally important habitats. The terrain is steep and the weather can be unpredictable, so come prepared!  

About the accommodation

A fully converted farmhouse situated at the western end of Edale. The bunkhouse lies at the foot of the 538m Horse Hill Tor with views of Kinder Scout. It is surrounded by working farms and a wooded garden with a stream.

Facilities: drying room, garden, open fire/woodburner, pay phone.

Bedding: Only mattress cover provided.

Notes for guests

There will be significant walking to site and then working in exposed conditions. 

A standard kit list can be found on our Essential Information page.

 

Enquire and book

Call 0344 800 3099

Opening times

Monday to Friday: 9am to 9pm

Saturday: 9am to 7pm

Sunday: 9am to 1pm

We are also open 9am to 5pm on bank holidays

Email working.holidays@nationaltrust.org.uk

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