Moorland conservation in the Peak District

Peak District, Derbyshire
National Trust ranger out working
Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District
The sitting room at Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District
Dormitory at Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District
National Trust ranger out working Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District The sitting room at Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District Dormitory at Dalehead Bunkhouse, Peak District

At-a-glance details

  • Dates13 September 2019 to 15 September 2019
  • Holiday typeShort break
  • AvailabilityPlaces available
  • Activity type Coast and countryside
  • Cost£100
  • Physicality10
  • Holiday code19ESP215
  • AccommodationDalehead Bunkhouse

About Moorland conservation in the Peak District

Help to improve the biodiversity of the Peak District.

Come and spend a weekend on the Dark Peak moors in the Peak District. Help to conserve and improve moorland habitat and landscape, benefiting wildlife and preserving the stunning moorland views. Tasks may include removal of invasive species, moorland fence removal or planting to help revegetation work. 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. 

Notes for guests


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

There will be a significant walk to worksite.

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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