Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Excellent walking country with ancient woods and tumbling streams

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Things to see and do

Discover Longshaw

runners on track

Run for the Trees! 

'Run for the trees!’ is the call from local running clubs this year, not to warn members of approaching zombies or gun toting bandits, but to help preserve and grow the woodlands of the Peak District.

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

What's on

Upcoming events

Woods for the Future: artwork by Sarah Cook

Thu 17 Oct 2019
09:30-16:30
This art and ecology event brings together people who are passionate about growing and planting new woods for the future in the Peak District. Sarah Cook has collected oak leaves from Padley Gorge, and cast them individually in bronze.

Thursday Evening Interval Running Session

Thu 17 Oct 2019
18:00-19:00
Join us for an evening interval running session taking in the sights and sounds of Longshaw.

Woods for the Future talks - meet the artist and rangers

Sun 20 Oct 2019
10:30-12:00
A special chance to hear from artist Sarah Cook about her beautiful bronze sculpture piece, and from our Lead Ranger and Trees and Woodlands Adviser about the significance of Longshaw and Peak District woodlands for wildlife and climate change.

Explore Longshaw - Free Guided Walks at Longshaw

Sun 20 Oct 2019
11:00-13:30
Walk with us - everyone welcome! Our team of volunteer walk leaders will introduce you to parts of Longshaw you may not know. Walks are every Wednesday and Sunday, starting just outside the café, and usually cover around 4 miles.

Trust10 Longshaw

Sun 27 Oct 2019
08:15-10:00
Enjoy a 10k run in the special surroundings of the Longshaw Estate. Free, informal and for everyone.

Urban Wilderness Landscape Consultations

Sun 27 Oct 2019
12:00-15:30
Landscape architects Urban Wilderness have been commissioned to create a spatial plan for the "hub" landscape at Longshaw. We would like to invite you to see and hear about these exciting ideas, and to offer your feedback.
Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Eating and shopping

Eating and Shopping at Longshaw

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Wildlife

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Our work

A moment of peace and tranquillity by the Longshaw Pond in autumn

Longshaw pond restoration project 

Discover more about how our rangers are helping to restore the Longshaw pond to improve this area for wildlife and for people.

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Get involved

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Learning

Children walking through a rhododendron tunnel

Opportunities for schools and students 

The Moorland Discovery Center is an outdoor education classroom for all ages. Take a look at our learning programmes and click here for information for schools visiting independently.

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Places to stay

Exterior of White Edge Lodge

Take a break in our holiday cottage 

Stay with us in White Edge Lodge, a beautiful holiday lodge overlooking Longshaw and the Hope Valley, and with sweeping moorland views.