Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

couple pushing pushchair on grassy path, children ahead under trees, view across to hills on left

Excellent walking country with ancient woods and tumbling streams

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Things to see and do

Woman walking with dog on lead in countryside

Dogs at Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors 

Explore some of the Peak District with your faithful companion.

water flowing over rocks below trees with new green leaves

Discover spring in the woods at Longshaw. 

Walk through the flecks of light and flitting birds to find tiny woodland flowers emerging this spring in Longshaw's woods. Why not pick up a free woodland bird spotter sheet from the shed and see how many you can spot?

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

What's on

Upcoming events

Explore Longshaw - free drop-in walks

Wed 29 Mar 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).

Ranger Tots

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

Thursday Evening Interval Running Session

Thu 30 Mar 2017
18:00-19:00
Join us for an evening interval running session taking in the sights and sounds of Longshaw.

Learn to Nordic Walk Course at Longshaw

Sat 01 Apr 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

Macro and Extreme Fungi Photography Workshop

Sat 01 Apr 2017
10:30-16:30
Learn about Longshaw's tiny fungi and how to photograph them on this one-day workshop, aimed at those already interested in photographing fungi. Please bring your own camera and a memory stick.

Digital Photography - Get Off Auto Workshop

Sun 02 Apr 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

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.