Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

View from White Edge at sunset

Important notice -

WEATHER WARNING - Longshaw Estate closed! Longshaw will be closed on Thursday 23/02/2017 due to the weather forecast of high winds from around 12pm onwards, the cafe and car parks will be closed all day. Please avoid accessing the estate.

Excellent walking country with ancient woods and tumbling streams

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Things to see and do

Things to see and do

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

What's on

Upcoming events

Trust10 Longshaw

Sun 26 Feb 2017
08:15-10:30
Enjoy a 10k run in the glorious surroundings of the Longshaw Estate.

Winter Welly Family Trail

Sun 26 Feb 2017
10:30-15:30
Put your wellies on and get out in the fresh air this half term. Celebrate National Nest Box Week as you look for birds and find out where they live.

Explore Longshaw - free drop-in walks

Sun 26 Feb 2017
11:00-13:30
Explore Longshaw on one of our regular drop-in walks led by our team of volunteer walks leaders. Walks take place on Sundays and Wednesdays, starting and finishing at the tea-room at 11am (returning by 1.30pm).

Guided Nordic Walk

Sat 04 Mar 2017
10:00-12:00
Enjoy a guided Nordic Walk around the beautiful Longshaw Estate

Muck In Day - Tree Planting

Sun 12 Mar 2017
10:00-12:30
Eastern Moors Event - http://www.visit-eastern-moors.org.uk/plan-your-visit/whats-on.html

Learn to Nordic Walk Course at Longshaw

Sat 25 Mar 2017
10:00-12:00
Come and take your first Nordic walking steps at Longshaw. This two session course run over consecutive weeks will give you the skills to Nordic Walk confidently. The Spring course is 25 March & 1 April, the Autumn course is 2 & 9 Sept
Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Eating and shopping

scone cream and jam on plate tea loaf fruit cake sliced

Visit our tea-room and gift shop 

Enjoy home-made bakes and a brew with a view over the Burbage Valley, and pop into our shop for gifts, maps, souvenirs and more.

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Wildlife

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Our work

A ranger helps a girl learn to tie knots at an event in the woods, with a friend in the background.

How we're looking after the landscape 

See how we're working hard to look after the wildlife and habitats of Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors.

Architects drawings of proposed woodland walk

Longshaw Experience Design 

We're making improvements to Longshaw.

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Get involved

Volunteer coming away from Longshaw pond with a wheelbarrow full of sedges

Mudlarks volunteer group for the Peak District 

Mudlarks volunteer group meet every month at the Longshaw and Dark Peak areas and help us with our conservation work.

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Learning

Children walking through a rhododendron tunnel

Opportunities for schools and students 

Take a look at our learning programme and how to book a session for your school or education group.

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Places to stay

White Edge Lodge Holiday cottage in the moorland landscape setting

Take a break in our holiday cottage 

Stay with us in White Edge Lodge or check out the various local accommodation options.