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  • full on caving adventure in beautiful Derbyshire
  • explore the walls made entirely of fossils with veins of minerals
  • move through passages and see beautiful crystal formations

What to Expect

Take a step into the dark, secret and mysterious world of horizontal caves and ancient mines. This beginner caving course is aimed at you who have not been caving before. We venture in and out of a couple of cave systems on this day to get a feel for the mysterious underground world. An ideal introduction for people wishing their first steps underground to be fun carefully organized, informative and conducted by highly experienced nationally qualified instructors.

Learn about the cave, its geology and the 300 million years it took to create it. Pick up tips on how to move underground efficiently, maybe try your hand at wet sections, muddy bits or squeezes and we promise you won´t get stuck. You can see underground rivers and waterfalls, fascinating pieces of geology, cave decorations or historical sites of past times and ancient techniques.

A wonderful environment that can be made as challenging as you wish. A full day of exploration, adventure and understanding. On all ascents and descents, you will have a safety line attached to you, helping you up and keeping you safe. With a motivated team you can reach the deepest parts of the Peak District. A day you will remember forever.

What is included

  • over-suit, boots, knee pads, harness, helmet and head torch
  • All safety equipment required for the trip
  • general technical gear, such as emergency kits, safety ropes, ladders, anchors

What to bring

  • Warm hat, thick socks and thermal undergarments
  • do not wear cotton tops or bottoms as the material stays cold and heavy when wet
  • a change of clothes and possibly a towel for after the session
  • snack ex. chocolate or flapjack
  • You may wish to bring a hot flask and nibbles for afterwards
  • One or two thick fleece tops and trousers

Please note

A good level of fitness as this is a strenuous day underground.

Suitable for 18+ years.

London Train Connection Details:
If necessary it is possible to travel up to the course on a weekend by getting an early train on Saturday morning

About your Localist


My name is Guy. I´m an experienced outdoor enthusiast spending all of my free time in the mountains. I have climbed all over the world including the European Alps, Greenland, Alaska, USA, India and Nepal. Our mission is to provide world-class training and outdoor experiences that are safe, accessible and enjoyable by providing quality innovative training and inspiring adventures.


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$ 107 p.p.

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