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Gautries Hole

Entrance of Gautries Hole


Call on Mr & Mrs Ritter at Perryfoot Farm. Small charge of £1 payable. Park & change in layby on main road.

Entrance to Gautries Hole is in obvious large tree-lined depression visible from road. Leave all gates as you find them.

This site is part of the DCA SSSI Conservation Monitoring Scheme.
See the DCA website for competition details.


The stream passage between the entrance and the Eyehole can quickly become sumped during heavy rain.


Beck, J.S. (2014), Gautries has promise, Descent 236, P.10., Wild Places Publishing
Middleton, R (2021), Gautries Hole Diving, SUSS 60th Anniversary Journal, 2021, Sheffield University Speleological Society
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