The Great Sheffield Deer Park Boundary Walk - Sheffield Walking Festival 2021

Type:Walking Festival

Bus stop in front of Lidl on Castlebeck Avenue, (not the Prince of Wales Road entrance), Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S2 1AS
The Great Sheffield Deer Park Boundary Walk


A linear historical walk exploring the boundary of the (former) largest private Deer Park in England.

About this event

This walk uses ancient footpaths that defined the boundary wall, part of which can still be seen, in the knowledgeable company of a renowned Elizabethan Historian and author. Maps relating to the walk will be on sale and there is a café and toilets en route.

5 miles (8km)

Start: Bus stop in front of Lidl on Castlebeck Avenue, S2 1AS. (not the Prince of Wales Road entrance)

Finish: Moorhead, Eyre Street, S1 4QY (return with guide on bus to start if required)

Travel: 24 bus at 10:07 from AG3 on Arundel Gate.

Parking: First left after Lidl Supermarket on Saxonlea Drive which leads direct on to the side of the recreation ground - easy street parking at no charge.

Terrain: Hilly to start with (less than a mile), before leveling off and then mostly downhill.

Led by: David Templeman, Elizabethan Historian and Chair of the Friends of Sheffield Manor Lodge. Contact details: 01246 415497 mobile 07932 696843.

This walk is in partnership with Heritage Open Days.

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Free but places are limited and must be registered.


Map & Directions

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