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Longshaw Estate

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Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great Place to Walk and enjoy a panoramic view of surrounding moorland

This is a little gem on the edge of the High Peak near Hathersage. It is National Trust land which... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Carol C
Lovely walks with a cafe

Lovely walks, friendly cafe with outside seating. Another lovely National Trust location. Puts on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Guildford, United Kingdom
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Longshaw is a beautiful part of the Peak District looked after by the National Trust. From a family day out to a base for serious walkers and cyclists, Longshaw has trails for all abilities and interests. Look out for spectacular wildlife and...more
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Near Fox House, Grindleford | S11 7TZ, Peak District National Park S11 7TZ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a little gem on the edge of the High Peak near Hathersage. It is National Trust land which comprises woodland walks and the opportunity to walk across managed grassland with grazing sheep surrounded by a panoramic view of upland moors. Fox House Inn...More

1  Thank Carol C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walks, friendly cafe with outside seating. Another lovely National Trust location. Puts on events and activities for children as many NT locations now do.

1  Thank Hasford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The land is managed by the National Trust. There are a number of walks suitable for all abilities. There are some woodland trails that quite hilly, but all also very flat trails with well laid out paths across the heathland and fields. The day I...More

Thank RDS61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After what was, amazingly a cold (yes, cold) start, we coated up and set off downwards towards Padley Gorge. Within about 10 minutes the sun had broken through and it was baking hot. We still enjoyed the walk down, and we took the advice of...More

Thank dick h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty much the same as everyone else says...nice walks for different levels and different grades but NOT the place to exercise your dogs off the leads as there are hundreds of sheep roaming freely...

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a brilliant find. We lived in Grindleford nearly 20 years ago and only after we had moved away did we find out what a lovely place Padley gorge is for a relaxing afternoon. Each time we return to the area it is a must...More

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we loved discovering Padley Gorge with it's ancient woodland and delicate stream surrounded by large rock boulders and the hidden millstone graveyard. went twice in a week whilst on holiday in the area. would avoid it on a weekend or during school holidays. but mid...More

Thank Jaimie62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first visit Loved it here ... the estate is beautifully kept and in an amazing part of Peak District Loved the brook ...

Thank Lorna K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today and it's a nice place for a few short walks through the woods and farmland. Lots of animals about and all look very happy. Cafe has a strong menu for those wanting something more substantial an plenty of picnic tables and seating...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are several routes for walks for all abilities. We took some good photos of 3 stags in a field close by. It seems to be a good place for bird spotters.

Thank Ulla H
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March 6, 2018|
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Response from Megan C | Property representative |
Hello there, the tea room and visitor centre is open to all. The benefits of National Trust membership include free parking and the chance to give back to the estate, but all are more than welcome to use the facilities.
February 16, 2017|
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Response from Jake S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, No entrance fee at all. All free. Thanks