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Guided Walk: Brun Clough to Dowry Castle

Spectacular views and a Roman fort on this fantastic seven-mile walk

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Join us at Brun Clough car park on the A62 out of Marsden for a walk with spectacular views from Standedge (weather permitting). We take Rape's Highway from Haigh Gutter down to the site of Dowry Castle and the Roman fort at Castleshaw.

Distance: 7 miles/ 4 hours

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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

Suitability

Not suitable for children.

Meeting point

Meet at Brun Clough car park on the A62 out of Marsden.

What to bring and wear

Please wear suitable clothing and footwear, and bring water and snacks. Please bring £3 cash for donation towards conservation work on the moor (optional).

Accessibility

This is a walk with medium difficulty.

Other

Dogs permitted on lead.

Contact info

Marsden Moor Estate Office

Upcoming events

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Solstice walk 

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on
21 Jun 2024
at
19:00 to 22:00
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Morning Madness guided walk 

Join us at crazy o'clock for a spectacular sunrise saunter

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on
22 Jun 2024
at
03:00 to 08:00
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Explorers walk: sheep shearing 

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on
30 Jun 2024
at
10:30 to 13:00
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Guided Walk: Doggy Rangers 

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on
6 Jul 2024
at
10:30 to 13:30