Active & Adventure

The Blue John Stone Experience

Active & Adventure

Peak District

FROM £20.00

Experience Overview

An underground adventure to discover Blue John Stone, a rare, semi-precious mineral found at only one location in the world.

Duration 6 hours
Party size Up to 10 people

You'll love this because

Meet the family who own and care for the mine; spend time with them searching for Blue John in the caves

Learn about the geological formation of caves within the Peak District National Park

Prospect for Blue John Stone in the underground cave system then shape and polish three of your own creations with expert tuition

Hosted in

English

What you will do

An underground adventure to discover Blue John Stone, a rare, semi-precious mineral found at only one location in the world – in the caves of Castleton, Derbyshire in the Peak District. Work with Treak Cliff Cavern family and staff to get really hands-on with this unique stone. Discover its history before producing three items to take away; an item of silver jewellery, a window hanger/ decoration, and a polished slice or chunk (which can be found by searching in the mines). Warm clothing, a waterproof jacket and sturdy footwear are recommended.

What's included

Hot and cold drinks are included. Specialist clothing and equipment will be provided.

What I might need

Lunch is not included but can be provided at additional cost or guests can bring their own.

Cancellation policy

For a full refund cancel within 24 hours of booking, or at least 14 days before the Experience is scheduled. If you cancel 13 - 7 days before you'll receive a 50% refund. Read full Terms & Conditions here.

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WHERE TO MEET

Treak Cliff Cavern, Buxton Road, Castleton, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 8WP


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