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Address: Birchover, Peak District National Park, England

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only done part of the walk as we didnt have a lot of time with being in Birchover for just a few days and wanted to do other things , but it had lovely views but had to be careful... read more

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Wales, United Kingdom
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Wales, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

only done part of the walk as we didnt have a lot of time with being in Birchover for just a few days and wanted to do other things , but it had lovely views but had to be careful as it is steep in places

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This place is magical, lots of caves to explore and the views are just amazing! Some tricky bits to climb up for adventurous people which is really fun. Definitely take a torch some parts of the caves are quite dark!

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Thank ErinR82
Manchester
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I can't describe the fun I had here but I'll try! At 31 years old and quiet possibly the grumpiest I've been in my life I didn't think I'd be able to have fun like this with such simple things. Cave, rocks, holes and views! It's all I needed. The views from the top are great and the walk up... More 

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Thank Matteo2131
Matlock, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

As a birchover lad i must say the druid caves and rocks are well worth a visit explore the devils hole the needle the 3 thrones all carved out of the natural rock great day out then explore the village and Stanton Moor the Earl Grey Tower then the nine ladies where the faries dance on mid summer night and... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Free. Entry behind the Druid Inn, amazing rocks which are partly natural and partly carved by man. A man lived a hermit-like existence here and carved out the rocks. Lots of interesting easy climbing and caving. Also lots of shear drops, so not suitable for very small children.

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Thank mec454
yorkshire
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71 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This is a very interesting place, there are carved steps and caves all over the place, even seats carved into the stone, be careful though, there are some steep drops, and if you have children, keep hold of their hands

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Thank banjodeano
Coventry, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

If you are in the area, then check this place out, park up out the pub and walk around the back of the building and you will see the start of a trail leading up to the rocks. Really amazing bit of history to explore, wont spoil it for everyone, but you need to be able bodied and like heights.

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Thank Colliechops
Matlock, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great views, loads of easy climbing. If you don't fancy a picnic but a drink instead The Red Lion in Birchover is a great place for a drink and also food, children are welcome.

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Thank RCR465
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Spent ages looking at places suggested by TripAdvisor in Birchover before finding that this site, called Rowtor Rocks, is called by TripAdvisor Druids Caves.....! Anyway, this is a most kooky place, and you get to it by a pathwya behind the Druid Inn. A vicar, in the 1700s, thought to make the natural rock formations more exciting, and set to,... More 

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Thank sarw
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

7 mile hike around Birchover to the 9 Ladies... then a pit stop at the Druids Inn. Take a map of the area and a compass...worth a visit.

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