Bees and Butterflies trail

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Be a busy bee at Longshaw this half term with our family trail, every day of the holidays.

This May half term you can come and explore the buzzing world of Longshaw's insects on the Bees and Butterflies trail. Follow the route and discover our tiniest creatures.

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For intrepid explorers, try rock climbing and abseiling with our friends from Adventure Expeditions.  As qualified guides they know the best spots to try out climbing and abseiling in a safe environment, espeically if you're a beginner. Longshaw is a great place to start climbing outside.  Check the What's On section for more details and please note that you will need to book by phoning Adventure Expeditions on 01433 651449.

Try out abseiling on the rocks around Longshaw.
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For grown-ups and older children, there's our monthly Trust10 10k run on Sunday 27 May. The Kitchen Garden is also in bloom; our gardeners are on hand every Thursday to chat and you can pick up a tasty organic treat or plant for a donation.

When you come to spend time at Longshaw, you help to look after the Peak District - thank you.