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History walk: Burbage through time

Discover the fascinating history of Burbage Valley, from evidence of Roman settlement to the scars of WW2 on the landscape.

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Walk in the footsteps of a host of historic characters in Burbage Valley, with our knowledgeable walk leaders. Explore archaeological features which reveal this now peaceful landscape's industrial past.

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Prices

Event ticket prices

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All £5.00
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The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 2491895

Suitability

Accompanied children over 8 are welcome.

Meeting point

Meet at Longshaw Welcome Building, in Woodcroft car park.

What to bring and wear

Sturdy footwear and clothing appropriate for the weather.

Accessibility

The walk includes road crossings, some rough ground and moderate inclines. The route is approximately 4km/2.5 miles.

Other

Dogs on short, fixed leads are welcome.

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
22 May to 17 Jul 2024
at
10:30 to 13:00
+ 8 other dates or times
Event

May Half Term - Magnifying Trail 

Explore Longshaw up close. With a magnifying glass, what can you discover around the Estate?

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on
25 May to 2 Jun 2024
at
09:30 to 15:30
+ 8 other dates or times
Event

Bogtastic Van at Longshaw 

Learn about the Moors with the Bogtastic Van

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on
28 May 2024
at
10:00 to 15:00
Event

Nature Tots 

Mini-explorers and their adults are invited to take part in fun outdoor activities at Longshaw.

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on
13 Jun to 8 Aug 2024
at
09:45 to 11:45
+ 3 other dates or times