Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

girls hiding behind tree and peeping out

Excellent walking country with ancient woods and tumbling streams

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Things to see and do

Summertime at Longshaw

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

What's on

Upcoming events

Climb a Huge Hill - 50 Things Trail

Mon 24 Jul 2017
10:30-15:30
Climb a huge hill at Longshaw and the Eastern Moors. Circling the Burbage valley this walk is approximately 4.6 miles and takes in the summit of Higger Tor.

Orienteering at Longshaw

Mon 24 Jul 2017
10:30-17:00
Have a go at orienteering at Longshaw - our permanent course is available all year round, whatever the weather. Ideal for beginners, families, dog walkers and school groups.

Thursday Evening Interval Running Session

Thu 27 Jul 2017
18:00-19:00
Join us for an evening interval running session taking in the sights and sounds of Longshaw.

Come and Try Rock Climbing (for beginners)

Fri 28 Jul 2017
09:00-13:00
Ever fancied a go at rock climbing?

Try weaseling and abseiling at Longshaw

Fri 28 Jul 2017
13:15-16:45
An adventure filled afternoon with abseiling and weaselling

Digital Photography Workshop

Sun 30 Jul 2017
10:00-16:00
Learn how to get the most out of your camera on a one day photography workshop brought to you by Going Digital.
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

Peacock butterfly on heather

Summer butterflies and moths 

Longshaw's a brilliant place to come and spot fantastic butterflies, moths and dragonflies.

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Our work

A wildflower meadow with a barn in the distance

Helping in the hay meadows 

Hay meadow monitoring is now an annual event for staff and volunteers on the Longshaw Estate in the Peak District and is of great importance.

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.