What's on this month
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Our Visitor Centre tells the fascinating history of the tunnel and tells all you need to know about who built the tunnel and how, as well as amazing facts about the Huddersfield Narrow Canal
Join Blue Mountain Activities for exciting and fun outdoor adventure activities; rock climbing, abseiling, canoeing, gorge scrambling, caving, activities for families, school, stag and hen groups, birthdays, corporate teambuilding.
Well dressing is in ancient tradition unique to Derbyshire. Well Locations At various points around the Visitor Centre There will be no blessing service
Fernilee Reservoir is located in the Peak District National Park, within the county of Derbyshire and very close to the boundary with Cheshire. The reservoir was the first of two reservoirs built in the Goyt Valley.
Reservoir with nature reserve, woodland walks and bridleway. Day ticket sailing available at weekends. Game fishing during season. Children's play area.
The construction of Ladybower Dam caused considerable controversy because it involved the flooding of two villages; Ashopton and Derwent. Today visitors enjoy walking and cycling around the dams.
There are 3 reservoirs at Linacre, built between 1855 and 1904 and, between them, they hold more than 240 million gallons of water. The reservoirs are surrounded by fields and bluebell woods.
Ogston Reservoir is owned and managed by Severn Trent Water and is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI).
Staunton Harold Reservoir forms the border between South Derbyshire and Leicestershire and is located within The National Forest. It has a Visitor Centre, Sailing club, children's play area, coarse fishing in season and walks.