Midland Gliding Centre
Experience gliding, the centre caters for all levels from beginners to advanced cross country soaring.
Open 24hours a day, all week
Other things to do nearby
With bike shop, workshop, cafe, showers and a bike wash. Excellent trails start just a few minutes ride away.
The town and its lovely surrounding villages is an excellent base for the country lover or sportsman alike.
Voted top five by the Observer and top ten by the Guardian for walkers to stay in England 2014.
Some of the best walking in the Marches and an important place for wildlife, geology, landscape and archaeology. Part of Shropshire’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Enjoy popular routes in Eastridge Woods and on the Long Mynd hills - the ultimate ride surrounded by beautiful scenery.
The popular Shropshire Way passes the hostel grounds and you'll meet plenty of other walkers heading out for a day in the beautiful countryside.
A fascinating insight into rural life at the turn of the 19th century. There are daily demonstrations of period skills showing how life might have been. Visit the Farm website
Get out and about on your bike and enjoy the rolling landscape.
Get back to nature and stride out on foot to explore the beauty of this part of the country.
5 miles Meet the mammoth and look inside an Iron Age roundhouse. Watch the hot air balloon film for a unique perspective. Visit the website
Stokesay Castle was constructed at the end of the 13th century by Laurence of Ludlow, who at the time was one of the richest men in England.
This hill-top woodland has stunning views across the surrounding countryside and some great, raw mountain bike trails.
Great for canoeing on the River Severn. Bring your own canoe and spend a day on the water. Don't forget your picnic!
Get back to nature and stride out on foot to explore this beautiful part of the country.
Set in the rolling Shropshire countryside you can enjoy the Offa's Dyke National Trail which connects castles, abbeys and thriving market towns.
However you enjoy cycling, the Shropshire Hills has something to suit everyone.