Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses

High sandstone ridge and hill fort overlooking dramatic red sandstone rock houses

Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses

Things to see and do 

Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses

What's on

Upcoming events

Little snappers

Mon 17 Feb 2020
10:00-12:00
Join us on a nature walk to see if you can snap signs of wildlife and nature on Kinver Edge. Our photographers will be on hand to offer you the best tips and tricks to get the perfect shot.

DirtRun In The Dark - Race 2

Wed 19 Feb 2020
19:00-20:30
A 10km (2 laps) / 5km (1 lap) off-road senior and youths route will take runners around the tracks and trails, in the dark !

Mother's Day Scone Therapy Workshop

Tue 17 Mar 2020
10:00-13:00
An informal and social event - our scone therapy workshops is the perfect gift for Mother's Day - learn the cathartic process of scone making.

Spring Rag Wreath Workshop

Wed 25 Mar 2020
10:00-12:30
Join us for our Spring rag wreath workshop in the cosy atmosphere of our tearoom learning this traditional craft.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts

Sat 04 Apr 2020
11:00-14:30
Go on a woodland adventure to learn all about the animals that call Kinver Edge home..and solve the puzzles to win a chocolatey prize!

Father's Day Spoon Carving for Beginners

Sat 20 Jun 2020
15:00-18:30
A Father's Day gift with a difference! Join our expert woodsman who will lead you on a forage for materials and then learn how to carve a spoon to take away with you.
Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses

Wildlife

A green hairstreak butterfly

Wildlife at Kinver Edge

With rare heathland habitat and miles of surrounding woodland, there's a wealth of special wildlife to discover at Kinver Edge

Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses

History

Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses

Our work

Heathland restoration rationale and proposal for Blakeshall Common 

Kinver Edge is home to some very rare wildlife species that inhabit the special heathland. We are hoping to encourage and protect these plants and animals by restoring more heathland, on the Blakeshall Common area. Find out more about these ambitious plans for nature here.

Rangers Edwin Blunt (left) and Ewan Chapman sharing stories at Kinver Edge

Nurturing nature at Kinver Edge 

Taking care of a landscape is a long-term commitment. Two rangers discuss their role in preserving the magic and beauty of Kinver Edge.

Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses

Get involved

A volunteer makes traditional rag rugs outside the Rock Houses

Volunteer at Kinver Edge 

We couldn't work without our dedicated team of volunteers that help us look after Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses. Take a look at jobs they help us with and how to get involved and join the team yourself.

Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses

Learning

Kinver edge bio blitz telescope

Opportunities for schools and students 

Find out about our educational tours and workshops and join us at the Rock Houses for a school visit with a difference.