Steel Valley Project are a countryside management charity based in Stocksbridge (north Sheffield) and have a long history of delivering environmental, community and countryside projects with a range of partners.
Formed in 1988, the charity helps people to understand, value and care for their local environment, creating healthy and sustainable communities through:
Environmental education and interpretation
Working with volunteer and community groups
Much of the work they carry out is via volunteer teams who work on practical and community activities throughout the year. Visitors to the area can get involved in volunteering opportunities and practical conservation tasks.
They also host a number of events throughout the year. These raise valuable funds for the charity and provide visitors with easy access to the incredible countryside in our area through way marked routes and marshal/feed station support.
Their Steel Valley Ride mountain bike event covers 31 miles and climbs over 3,500 feet through the dramatic Dark Peak landscape. It includes the technical terrain of the well-known Cut Gate bridleway and travels through the amazing landscape above Ladybower reservoir before returning to the starting point on some lesser travelled bridleways.
Steel Valley Project are based just 10 minutes’ drive from the M1, near the Fox Valley Shopping Centre in Stocksbridge.
From the south, take exit 35A onto the A616. From the North, take exit 36 onto the A616.
SatNav: S36 2DT
Steel Valley Project are located on the main road in Stocksbridge, just by the entrance to the Fox Valley Shopping Centre.
The following bus services operate in the area:
57 - between Sheffield and Stocksbridge
SL1 - Supertram link from the Middlewood tram stop
23 and 23a - Penistone/Barnsley to Fox Valley
201 - operates between Stocksbridge and Chapeltown
Visit www.stagecoachbus.com for timetable information
|Season (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)|
|Monday - Thursday||08:30||- 16:30|
|Saturday - Sunday||Closed|
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