Come out to play

There's loads to do with kids at Longshaw this summer. We're throwing the gates of the Moorland Discovery Centre open so that you can come and play. We've created a new summer trail for little legs as well as a huge hill climb trail for intrepid adventurers.

Bogart view at Longshaw

Natural Play at Longshaw

Do you want to try orienteering, follow the boggarts or search for northern hairy wood ants on one of our family trails? Or just play wild in your own ways, exploring worlds within worlds, or clambering over boulders? Either way, the time to adventure is here!

Girl climbing tree

50 things to do at Longshaw

Challenge yourself with 50 cool outdoor adventures, from rock climbing to wild art! Pick up a free 50 things to do before your’re 11 ¾ booklet from the shop or one of our volunteers, and make a start today.

Two climbers scale Bolehill Quarry

Outdoor adventure at Longshaw

From running to rock climbing, there's lots of fun to be had outside at Longshaw.

Volunteers collecting tree seeds

Muck in at Longshaw

Muck in days at Longshaw and the Eastern Moors are all about helping with important conservation work in a friendly group. Everyone's welcome, it's free and we always have a snack to hand.