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Got some time to fill and need some pointers? Here's some suggestions from our locals to help steer you towards some new experiences.

  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.

    Love animals? Sheffield has an amazing choice and variety of farms across 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 myGuidedWalks to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Guided Walking

    Address

    Derbyshire and The Peak District, S33 7ZD

    Telephone

    07928 677626

    Experience the best walking in the Peak District with myGuidedWalks.

  2. Add Living Adventure to your Itinerary

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    Experience

    Address

    Telephone

    07773 689680

    Living Adventure offer opportunities for children and adults to explore beautiful woodland through exciting and challenging adventures.

  3. Add Sheffield City Walking Tours to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Walking

    Address

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

    Telephone

    07804 406827

    Marcus Newton offers interesting, fun and informative walking tours of Sheffield and its surrounding area. He offers private prebookable morning guided walking tours Monday through to Saturday of Sheffield city centre.

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    Activity Provider

    Address

    Telephone

    0114 360 8717

    At Go Adventure Activities we provide a range of outdoor activities in the Peak District National Park and beyond.

  5. Add Hathersage Swimming Pool (outdoor) to your Itinerary

    Hathersage

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    Swimming Outdoor

    Address

    Hathersage Swimming Pool, Oddfellows Road, Hathersage, Derbyshire, S32 1DU

    Telephone

    01433 650843

    It would, perhaps, be surprising to find a village with a population of less than 2,000 that has a large (100ft X 33ft) public swimming pool. Hathersage is just such a village.

  6. Add Ringinglow Archery & Target Sports Centre to your Itinerary

    Ringinglow Road, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Archery

    Address

    Ringinglow Archery & Target Sports Centre, Smeltings Farm, Ringinglow Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 7TD

    Telephone

    0114 230 3347

    Ringinglow Archery offer a range of fun shooting activities including archery, crossbows, air rifles, air pistol, axe & knife throwing and catapults.

  7. Add Kurious Arts to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

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    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.

  8. Add Valhalla Axe Throwing to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

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    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!

  9. Add Locksley Distilling Co Ltd to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Cultural Activity

    Address

    Unit 20c-1 Portland Works, Randall Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 4SJ

    Telephone

    0114 249 0359

    Developers and distillers of fine artisan spirits, open for tours, tastings and gin making experiences. Yorkshire heart & New York soul!

  10. 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.

  11. Add Peak - Underbank Activity Centre to your Itinerary

    Stocksbridge, Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoor Pursuits Centre

    Address

    Underbank Reservoir, Oaks Lane, Stocksbridge, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S36 4GH

    Telephone

    01782 722226

    Peak - Underbank Activity Centre offer various water-sports from canoeing to raft-building, and if getting in the water isn’t what you fancy they also have many different land based activities to choose from.

  12. Add Lost Earth Adventures to your Itinerary

    Parsons Lane, Hope

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoor Pursuits Centre

    Address

    Unit 10, Aston Industrial Estate, Parsons Lane, Hope, Derbyshire, S33 6RB

    Telephone

    01904 500094

    Specialising in mountain adventures, we tailor our expertise from charities and schools to small groups and private clients.

  13. Add Yoga at the Reach to your Itinerary

    861 Eccelsall Road , Sheffield

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    Type:

    Keep-fit Class

    Address

    Yoga at the Reach, 6th Floor, Blenheim Reach, 861 Eccelsall Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8TH

    Telephone

    07739 490143

    In their two studios, Yoga at the Reach offer a wide variety of yoga and classes, courses and workshops.

  14. Add Pure Outdoor Ltd to your Itinerary

    Bamford, Hope Valley

    Type

    Type:

    Rock Climbing

    Address

    Pure Outdoor Ltd, Hope Valley Garden Centre, Hope Road, Bamford, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 0AL

    Telephone

    01433 695544

    Pure Outdoor Ltd provide outstanding outdoor experiences, skills courses and qualifications from their excellent training centre in Bamford.

  15. 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.

  16. Add Teamsport Go Karting to your Itinerary

    Shepcote Way, Sheffield

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    Type:

    Go-karting

    Address

    Teamsport Go Karting, Unit 7 and 8, Tinsley Industrial Estate, Shepcote Way, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 1TH

    Telephone

    0844 998 0000

    Calling all thrill seekers! Come and experience this brand new, state of the art indoor go karting venue located just 2 miles from Meadowhall Centre.

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