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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 Gritstone Adventure Activities to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

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    Type:

    Outdoor Pursuits Centre

    Address

    Gritstone Adventure Activities, 19 Montrose Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 2EE

    Telephone

    07812713153

    Gritstone Adventure Activities provide outdoor activities and training in Climbing, Caving, Trekking, Abseiling, Gorge Scrambling, Canoeing, Water Sport and more. Most of our activities take place from Hathersage S321BB.

  2. 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.

  3. Add Dolomite Training Ltd to your Itinerary

    Wye Bank, Bakewell

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    Activity Provider

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    Dolomite Training Ltd, Fairfield, Wye Bank, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1BH

    Telephone

    01629 814557

    Dolomite Training provide exciting and adventurous outdoor activities for a wide range of groups in the heart of the Peak District.

  4. Add Grenoside Equestrian Centre to your Itinerary

    Grenoside, Sheffield

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    Type:

    Horse Riding

    Address

    Grenoside Equestrian Centre, Penistone Road, Grenoside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 8NA

    Telephone

    0114 240 2548

    A five star rated riding school.

  5. 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!

  6. Type

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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.

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

    Hope Valley

    Type

    Type:

    Swimming Outdoor

    Address

    Oddfellows Road, Hathersage, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S32 1DU

    Telephone

    01433 650843

    Hathersage Swimming Pool is a 30 metre open air pool managed by Hathersage Parish Council and is one of a dwindling number of such pools.

  8. Sheffield & Peak District

    Type

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    Activity Provider

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    Sheffield & Peak District, South Yorkshire, Derbyshire

    Telephone

    07939 743 263

    Welcome to Adventures Are Us with over 25 years expert experience and total safety we specialise in creating you a fun high value awesome adventure day in Sheffield or The Peak District. Ages 4 years+ to adults and any ability welcome.

  9. Add Parson House Outdoor Pursuits Centre to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

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    Type:

    Activity Provider

    Address

    Parson House, Houndkirk Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 7TW

    Telephone

    01433 631 017

    Parson House Outdoor Pursuit Centre provides a safe environment for outdoor activities to take place in led by the fully qualified instructors.

  10. Add Puzzlewoods to your Itinerary

    Upper Field Lane, Barnsley

    Type

    Type:

    Experience

    Address

    Puzzlewoods, Cawthorne Park Woods, Upper Field Lane, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 4BH

    Telephone

    07773 689680

    Live Action Outdoor Adventure Trail riddled with dexterity challenges and mental puzzles!​

  11. Add Peak Mountaineering to your Itinerary

    Castleton

    Type

    Type:

    Rock Climbing

    Address

    Peak Mountaineering, Castleton, Derbyshire, S33 8WR

    Telephone

    01433 620283

    Peak Mountaineering is a long established provider of the highest quality mountain training, group events, outdoor adventures and overseas expeditions.

  12. Add Peak Walking Adventures to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Walking

    Address

    The Peak District

    Telephone

    07340 163629

    At Peak Walking Adventures we offer guided hill and moorland walks in the beautiful Peak District.

  13. Add Pure Outdoor Ltd to your Itinerary

    Bamford, Hope Valley

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    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.

  14. Add Hollywood Bowl to your Itinerary

    Broughton Lane, Sheffield

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    Type:

    Ten Pin Bowling

    Address

    Hollywood Bowl, Valley Centertainment, Broughton Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 2EP

    Telephone

    0114 244 4333

    If you want to go tenpin bowling in the UK then look no further than your local Hollywood Bowl.

  15. Add Awesome Walls Climbing Centre Sheffield to your Itinerary

    Sheffield

    Type

    Type:

    Rock Climbing

    Address

    Awesome Walls Climbing Centre, 2 Garter Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S4 7QX

    Telephone

    0114 244 6622

    Awesome Walls Sheffield provide the biggest climbing walls with the widest variety of angles and styles of climbs for their customers.

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