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

Make a Halloween willow lantern

Mon 28 Oct 2019
11:00-11:45
Get crafty this autumn half term and come and make a Halloween willow lantern.

Halloween Lantern Walk

Thu 31 Oct 2019
17:00-19:00
Join us for a magical lantern procession through spooky woodlands and up to the top of the hillfort

Christmas rag wreath workshop

Fri 08 Nov 2019
10:30-12:30
Learn to make a Christmas wreath with a difference!

Meet Father Christmas

Sat 30 Nov 2019
10:30-10:45
Spend the festive season at Kinver Edge and the rock houses this year and visit Father Christmas in his magical cave grotto!

Scone Therapy

Thu 09 Jan 2020
10:00-13:00
An informal and social event - our scone therapy workshops will help you beat the winter blues as you learn the cathartic process of scone making.

Valentine's Rag Wreath Workshop

Fri 10 Jan 2020
10:30-12:30
Feel the love by learning to make a rag wreath for Valentine's Day.
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.