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Guided Walk: "Marsden Poetry Trail"

Immerse yourself in the poetic landscape of the moor, and hear some of the poems it has inspired

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Marsden has a rich history of poetry, owing perhaps to its inspiring landscapes and vast open skies. We shall be visiting landmarks that gave the local poets inspiration to write their work and we shall be reading some of their poems. Distance: 10 miles I Duration: 6 hours (approx.)

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Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Booking details

Booking not required.

Suitability

This walk is suitable for children who are used to walking the distance.

Meeting point

Meet at Marsden Moor Estate Office, HD7 6DH.

What to bring and wear

Suitable seasonal wear plus walking boots or wellies.

Accessibility

Please note there is some off-path walking, and some hills.

Other

Dogs on leads welcome.

Contact info

Marsden Moor Estate Office

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