Green fields highlighted by sunrays through heavy clouds from Curbar Edge

Mountains and Valleys

Education visits

The Peak District National Park landscape is a rich tapestry of high stony edges, open heather covered hills and deep flower rich valleys. This is a place of contrasts with many different landscapes to explore. This experiential geography-based day will guide your students to discover these contrasts. Taking in local highlights depending on the season, location and weather. Backpacks and walking shoes on, lets explore!

Suitable for: Years 3-6 (Years 4-6 at Macclesfield Forest)

Duration: 10:00 - 14:30

Availability: April - October

Location: Macclesfield Forest, Crowden, and the Moorland Discovery Centre. For coach directions and meeting place, please see directions to our sites on the Learning Centres and Sites page.

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How to book Mountains and Valleys call 01629 816373 or email

To book at the Moorland Discovery Centre call 01433 637907 or email

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