Peak Cavern


Image: The Hope valley around Castleton from Mam Tor looking east...
Image: ...with Castleton on the right, the south side of the valley. The entrance to Peak Cavern is in the Hill below marked by trees and bushes.
Image: From Castleton it is just a short walk along a brook.
Image: The entrance is a huge portal below a high limestone cliff. The roof of the first part of the cave collapsed and formed a gorge leading to todays entrance.
Image: The first chamber contains the remains of a rope-making industry.
Image: A look back shows the enourmous entrance.

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