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Walk with Marsden Moor Estate

About the event

Marsden Moor Estate National Trust has regular led walks of varying difficulty usually on the moors. During the summer some walks may be in the evening.

Please click on the link under Further Information to find more details of the one that is taking place today, including meeting place and time.

Contacts

National Trust Marsden Moor Estate Office

The Old Goods Yard Station Road, Marsden, Huddersfield, HD7 6DH

01484 847016

Dates and venues

  • Saturday 7 September 2019 - 10:00am - 4:00pm, Take in scenic reservoirs, secluded brooks and historic pathways on this walk that spans both sides of the Pennine ridge. Rated hard. Join us on a 6 hour/13 mile circular walk around some of Marsden’s more interestingly named locations.
  • Saturday 21 September 2019 - 10:00am - 3:00pm, Join us on a 10 mile/5 hour walk as we visit not only Marsden’s hare hotspots, but four aircraft wreck sites too! Combining wildlife, modern history and moorland walking this guided walk has a little bit of something for everyone. Rated hard.
  • Sunday 29 September 2019 - 9:30am - 3:30pm, A 12.5 mile/6 hour walk exploring the impressive moorland landscape that surrounds Marsden. Tough walking rewarded with panoramic views of the Colne, Holme and Wessenden valleys. Rated hard.
  • Saturday 5 October 2019 - 10:00am - 4:30pm, Following historic routes, we cross the watershed between Marsden and Diggle. Rated hard. A 10 mile/6.5 hour walk taking us up and over the tops between Marsden and Diggle. Expect far reaching views as we follow sections of the Standedge trail and old Roma
  • Sunday 8 December 2019 - 11:00am - 3:00pm, Take a break from the festivities and explore winter on the moor. Rated medium. 6 mile/4 hour moorland walk, taking in views of the landscape as it changes with the season. Also included on the route is a stop for mulled wine and mince pies.
  • Thursday 26 December 2019 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm, A boxing day walk is a Christmas staple, join us as we burn off some of that Christmas pudding! Rated easy. A 5 mile/3 hour Boxing Day walk - a wonderful opportunity for all the family to enjoy the outdoors
  • Wednesday 1 January 2020 - 11:00am - 2:00pm, An invigorating moorland walk. Rated easy. A 5 mile/3 hour New Year’s Day walk. Enjoy fresh air and far reaching views and we celebrate the New Year in nature.

Further information

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Walks, rides and conservation Please see under Events for walks, cycle and horse rides and conservation activities. From short town trails, to strolls around charming valleys and hikes across the Pennine moors, there's usually something for everyone.

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