Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

A snowy winter landscape

Excellent walking country with ancient woods and tumbling streams

More about this place

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Things to see and do 

Snowmen decorations carved out of wood

Christmas at Longshaw 

Find your perfect Christmas trees, make natural decorations and sing along to Christmas carols this season at Longshaw.

Snowy moorland field at Longshaw

Winter walk 

Wrap up warm and follow the course of Burbage Brook through the ancient Padley Wood.

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

What's on

Upcoming events

Longshaw Christmas Tree Sales

Fri 15 Dec 2017
Buy a quality Christmas Tree and help to protect the wildlife and landscape of Longshaw.

Orienteering at Longshaw

Fri 15 Dec 2017
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.

Christmas Carols

Sat 16 Dec 2017
Join us at the Moorland Discovery Centre for an afternoon of festive entertainment, with Christmas carols, a hot drink and a home-made mince pie.


Sun 17 Dec 2017
A festive 10k run around the beautiful Longshaw Estate.

Explore Longshaw - free drop-in walks

Sun 17 Dec 2017
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).

Thursday Evening Interval Running Session

Thu 21 Dec 2017
Join us for an evening interval running session taking in the sights and sounds of Longshaw.
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


Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Our work

Architects drawings of proposed woodland walk

Longshaw Experience Design Project 

We're making improvements to Longshaw. Have a look at our plans and progress so far.

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


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 here.

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 or check out the various local accommodation options.