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  1. Skateboarding has a long, rich history in Sheffield.

    Skateboarding has a long, rich history in Sheffield. The city boasts an impressive roll call of pro and skate industry sponsored skaters, and punches above its weight on the UK scene.

    13 Dec 2018
  2. Sheffield has an amazing choice and variety of farms across and around the edge of the city.

    Sheffield has an amazing choice and variety of farms across and around the edge of the city.

    13 Dec 2018
  3. Given all the hills in Sheffield it’s no surprise that many of our favourite parks find themselves incorporating a steep gradient or two.

    Given all the hills in Sheffield it’s no surprise that many of our favourite parks find themselves incorporating a steep gradient or two, offering stunning views across the city.

    13 Dec 2018
  4. The Peak District is a great place for a day visit, but there’s something special about packing your tent and staying for a night or more.

    Just next door to Sheffield, the Peak District is a great place to visit for the day. But there’s something really special about packing your tent and staying for a night or more.

    13 Dec 2018
  5. A guide to Sheffield's sailing clubs

    For a landlocked city, Sheffield has a surprisingly active sailing community.

    With a cluster of reservoirs to the west of the city, where Sheffield opens into the Peak District, as well as country parks to the east, just into the Rotherham border, there is in fact plenty of water to get out on close to Sheffield.

    A number of independent sailing clubs operate in the area, which between them sail several classes of dinghies as well as organise regular dinghy racing, training and casual sailing sessions. Read on to find out about them, and take to the water.

    10 Dec 2018
  6. Canoeing in The Outdoor City

    Sheffield is the perfect place to go canoeing or kayaking. Rivers, canals and lakes around the city are all easily accessible and offer a whole range of different opportunities to get out on the water.

    Don’t worry if you have no previous paddling experience: help is at hand in the form of canoe clubs and centres, which can offer sessions with fully qualified coaches. These venues will also be able to provide you with all the specialist kit you need to get you on the water safely. As well as their main outdoor venues, most clubs will also have access to swimming pool sessions as well, allowing you to practice your skills when it might be a bit too cold to do so outdoors.

    10 Dec 2018

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  1. Add Altitude High Ropes Adventure Course to your Itinerary

    Coleridge Road, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    High Wire

    Address

    Altitude High Ropes Adventure Course, iceSheffield, Coleridge Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 5DA

    Telephone

    0330 333 0555

    This action-packed high ropes adventure course is a great attraction for people of all ages.

  2. Add Adventure Pedlars to your Itinerary

    Hope Valley

    Type

    Type:

    Activity Provider

    Address

    Marston Farm, Castleton Road, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 8WB

    Telephone

    01433 621124

    Adventures by bike: Introduction to Bikepacking Courses; Bespoke Self-guided Bikepacking Experiences; Unique hassle free Bikeglamping trips.

  3. Add DC Outdoors to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Activity Provider

    Address

    DC Outdoors, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    Telephone

    07830 144710

    DC Outdoors deliver a large range of outdoor activities including rock climbing, canoeing and stand up paddleboarding.

  4. Add Paradise Island Adventure Golf to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Golf - 18 hole

    Address

    Paradise Island Adventure Golf, Valley Centertainment, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 2EP

    Telephone

    0114 256 0950

    Paradise Island Adventure Golf have got 2 adventure golf courses taking up over 14,000 sq/ft over 2 levels!

  5. Add Kelham Island Food Tours to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Cultural Activity

    Address

    Kelham Island Food Tours, Kelham Island, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    Telephone

    07557 440698

    A desire to find and sample the best places to eat and drink in Sheffield led to the idea of Kelham Island Food Tours.

  6. Add Personalised Treasure Hunts in the Peak District to your Itinerary

    Cromford, Matlock

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Address

    Cromford Mills, Mill Lane, Cromford, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3RQ

    Telephone

    01629 343083 / 07398 552787

    So, you want to go out into the Peak District for an adventure and you don’t know where to begin.  Why not opt for a treasure hunt with the experts?

  7. Add Valhalla Axe Throwing to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Activity Provider

    Address

    Valhalla Axe Throwing, Unit H17 Sheaf Bank Business Park, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 3EH

    Telephone

    07841 475843

    Valhalla Axe Throwing offer indoor axe throwing sessions. Think a cross between darts and archery, but with axes!

  8. Add Sheffield Cable Waterski and Aqua Park to your Itinerary

    Mansfield Road, Wales Bar, Sheffield

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    Type:

    Water Sports

    Address

    Sheffield Cable Waterski Park, Rother Valley Country Park, Mansfield Road, Wales Bar, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S26 5PQ

    Telephone

    0114 251 1717

    Huge inflatable Aqua Park assault course plus full-size cable park system for waterski-ing, kneeboarding and wakeboarding.

  9. Add Sheffield Print Club to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Cultural Activity

    Address

    Sheffield Print Club, Unit 2, 15 Lenton Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 4BH

    We are an independent, screen printing, not-for-profit, social enterprise. We run group workshops, private classes, bespoke sessions and offer a wide range of services to members including studio hire.

  10. Add Blue Mountain Activities to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoor Pursuits Centre

    Address

    Various Peak District locations

    Telephone

    01246 231767

    Join Blue Mountain Activities for exciting and fun adventure activities in The Outdoor City.

  11. Add Herbs and Hands to your Itinerary

    Bamford

    Type

    Type:

    Bushcraft/Foraging

    Address

    Herbs and Hands, Main Road, Bamford, Derbyshire, S33 0AY

    Telephone

    07854 489944

    Renuka is a medical herbalist and forager who runs public workshops, gives presentations to local groups and holds regular walks in the Peak District.

  12. Add Lockerbrook Farm Outdoor Centre to your Itinerary

    Bamford, Hope Valley

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    Type:

    Activity Provider

    Address

    Lockerbrook Farm Outdoor Centre, Snake Pass, Bamford, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 0BJ

    Telephone

    01433 651412

    Lockerbrook Farm provides a unique location in the Peak District for schools, groups and individuals to experience the richness and diversity of the national park.

  13. Add Kurious Arts to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Cultural Activity

    Address

    Castle House, Angel Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8LN

    Telephone

    07938 552427

    A curious new arts venue on a mission to support pioneering, genre-bending work and deliver a unique programme through inspiring, eclectic experiences, masterclasses & events as well as their podcasting, film and performance studio space.

  14. Add True North Adventures Limited to your Itinerary

    Leek

    Type

    Type:

    Mountain Biking

    Address

    Upper Hulme Mill, Upper Hulme, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8TY

    Telephone

    01538 300 517

    True North Adventures is a cycling adventure company specialising in ebike, mountain biking, road and gravel guided adventures and skills courses.

  15. Add Will4Adventure to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Activity Provider

    Address

    Will4Adventure, 13 Spring Hill, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 1ET

    Telephone

    07791 860163

    Will4Adventure provide adventures, activities and courses for individuals, groups & families in the Peak District & beyond.

  16. Add Hot Yoga Sheffield to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Keep-fit Class

    Address

    Hot Yoga Sheffield, 26-28 Commonside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 1GB

    Telephone

    0114 438 2489

    Hot Yoga Sheffield is your place for leaving the worries of your day behind, whilst building strength, improving your posture and making new friends.

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