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 geography based day run is different locations across the National Park 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.

Useful forms:

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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