Discover one of the wonders of the Peak District by following the stream to its source via historic passageways. Short section with local traffic.
Access for All
Nearest Facilities: Castleton
- Head between the businesses opposite the Visitor Centre to meet and follow the stream
- Turn right at the T-junction to cross the stream by the bridge
- Turn left immediately after the bridge and follow the stream and rising path round the front of the houses to the largest natural cave entrance in the UK.
Castleton Peak Route Map (1MB)
Consider exploring underground with a mobility-friendly entrance tour. The path steepens to the cave entrance.
Start at Castleton Visitor Centre. Via the A6187 along the Hope Valley.
Ordnance Survey grid reference: SK1491 8296
Postcode: S33 8WN
Parking: 6 dedicated disabled
Toilet: open 8am to 5pm; baby change
Refreshments: 9.30am to 5pm
Castleton Visitor Centre
Across the road