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Very interesting but take care with young children

These caves are so interesting and Birchover's best kept secret, probably because they have no... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2019
Bakewell, United Kingdom
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Fun little adventure climbing up the rocks and hills. There didn't seem to be much there though... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2019
Clare B
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Birchover, Peak District National Park, England
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

These caves are so interesting and Birchover's best kept secret, probably because they have no safety rails etc. I love them but tread carefully.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

Fun little adventure climbing up the rocks and hills. There didn't seem to be much there though that would fill an hour or more. We were there for about 15/20 minutes all together and stopped off in the pub after for a quick drink

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Clare B
Reviewed April 23, 2019

These little known rocks are well worth looking out for, kids will enjoy! Short easy climb from car park of the Druids Inn will reveal the rocks with views of the surrounding area and cave areas to explore (these are not big caves like the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Simon B
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

A lovely little jaunt, reminiscent of how Famous Five adventures start...an ambitious climb reveals beauties panoramic views of the surrounding hills. After a fantastic clamber back down a well deserved pint in The Druid pub was very welcome.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

Hard to find - path from Druids inn Cesar park. Think of a Picnic At Hanging Rock theme park and you're there. Great fun. Kids need to be accompanied as some dangerous drops. But a place to fire the imagination.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Thankyou trip advisor for another find. Such a great little ramble. Sensible shoes are a must and no fear of getting your bum dirty! Lovely little explore. Park at the druids inn and then go for a beer after 😀

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 1983frans
Reviewed August 25, 2018

I visited this solely on reading other reviews. We loved it - hidden away at the back of the pub car park, you enter a magic world of caves to be explored and stone carvings. The atmosphere of the place was slightly otherworldly - like...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank carolineharper
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Worth a look! Fantastic views and great exploring the caves and carvings. Made us feel like kids again!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Nicola C
Reviewed September 4, 2017

I stumbled across this place by accident - what a find. A great place to explore and appreciate the fun and joy the Old Rector had while he created the place.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank dick h
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

I initially thought this well hidden gem was somehow ancient. It isn't but nevertheless is dramatic and atmospheric. I can't emphasize enough though how dangerous some sections are for small excited children thinking they at the tombs of a ancient Druid. There are some terrifying...More

Date of experience: July 2017
7  Thank Mark H
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March 16, 2018|
Response from 1983frans | Reviewed this property |
Maybe an hour
August 1, 2017|
Response from Matteo2131 | Reviewed this property |
Sure can