Peak Cavern

The closest cave to Castleton is Peak Cavern. It has an impressive entrance situated at the foot of the hill on which the castle stands. For four centuries, until 1974, rope-makers lived here, making ropes for the miners.

Useful information

Address:

Hope Valley, S33 8WS Castleton

Phone:

+44 1433 620285

Price:

11.25 £ (-15 years old 9.25 £)

Opening hours

weekends and school hols Nov-Mar: guided tours every hour 10am-4pm; Mon-Fri Nov-Mar: 2 guided tours/day 11am and 2pm - closed 25 Dec

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