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October half term: Spooky sensory trail at Longshaw

Use your senses to explore the spooky woods at Longshaw.

  • Booking not needed
  • Admission applies

Collect a paper fortune teller from the Welcome Building, then let it be your guide as you smell, touch, see and hear the sensations of the autumnal woods. Return to the Welcome Building to collect a seasonal prize to take home.

There is no set trail route, simply let the fortune teller guide your steps on a path of your choosing.

£3 per paper fortune teller, includes a prize.

Times

Prices

Event prices

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£3.00
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The basics

Suitability

Children welcome, must be accompanied by an adult.

Meeting point

Welcome Building, at the bottom of Woodcroft car park.

What to bring and wear

Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for exploring forest paths in the autumn.

Accessibility

Accessible parking is available in Woodcroft car park. There are two accessible toilets and baby change.

Upcoming events

Event

Free Wednesday Social Walks 

Come along each Wednesday morning for a free social walk around Longshaw, led by experienced guides who know the area.

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on
24 Jul to 25 Sep 2024
at
10:30 to 13:00
+ 9 other dates or times
Event

Summer of Play: Orienteering 

Fill your summer with these drop in activity sessions at the Moorland Discovery Centre.

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on
30 Jul to 31 Jul 2024
at
10:00 to 13:30
+ 1 other date or time
Event

History walk: Longshaw Through Time 

A moderate guided walk exploring the vast history of the Longshaw Estate from the Bronze age to the 18th Century through it's hidden archeologically features.

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on
6 Aug 2024
at
10:00 to 14:00
Event

Summer of Play: Soft archery 

Fill your summer with these drop in activity sessions at the Moorland Discovery Centre.

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on
6 Aug to 7 Aug 2024
at
10:00 to 15:30
+ 1 other date or time