Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Family by the pond

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

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Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

What's on

Upcoming events

Wildlife Wednesdays

Wed 15 Aug 2018
10:30-15:30
Come and join our ranger team out on the estate to discover more about the special wildlife at Longshaw. Wednesday 1st & Wednesday 15th August - Down at the Pond. Wednesday 8th & 22nd - meet the Northern Hairy Wood Ants.

Summer Play Trail

Wed 15 Aug 2018
10:30-16:00
Come and adventure around Longshaw, have fun along a family walk and complete the Play Wild challenge, spotting summer wildlife along the way. Pick up a challenge sheet from the café or shed.

Explore Longshaw - free drop-in walks

Wed 15 Aug 2018
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).

Moor Art

Thu 16 Aug 2018
10:30-15:30
Come along and make some Moor Art with the Eastern Moors Partnership as we take over the Moorland Discovery Centre at Longshaw! With a different theme each week, there'll be crafts, activities and games for curious and creative kids.

Mini-Orienteering

Fri 17 Aug 2018
10:30-15:30
Have a go at orienteering on this fun, family short orienteering course around the Moorland Discovery Centre grounds. Use maps and learn new skills. £1 recommended donation.

Play Wild!

Sun 19 Aug 2018
10:30-15:30
Play Wild at Longshaw - drop in for some family friendly wild play activities. Lead yourselves on a journey of games and exploration, and learn about Longshaw's wildlife at the Moorland Discovery Centre.
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

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Get involved

Volunteers collecting tree seeds

Muck in at Longshaw 

Find out more about how you can muck in...

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 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, a beautiful holiday lodge overlooking Longshaw and the Hope Valley, and with sweeping moorland views.