Treak Cliff Cavern
Blue John Cavern
Up the side of Mam Tor, Blue John is a maze of natural caverns with rich seams of Blue John Stone that are still mined every winter. You...
About half a mile west of Castleton at the mouth of Winnats Pass, this claustrophobe's nightmare is reached via an eerie boat ride...
Castleton's most convenient cave is easily reached by a pretty streamside walk from the village centre. It has the largest natural cave...
Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Inn
Tradition is everything at this well-known alehouse in a fine, old timbered building on the main road. There are also comfy guest rooms.
Three Roofs Cafe
The most popular purveyor of cream teas, opposite the turn-off to the tourist office.
Treak Cliff Cavern information
A short walk across the fields from Speedwell Cavern, Treak Cliff is notable for its forest of stalactites and exposed seams of colourful Blue John Stone, which is still mined to supply the jewellery trade. Tours focus on the history of mining; kids can polish their own Blue John Stone during school holidays.