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Oxlow Caverns

Entrance of Oxlow Caverns


See map for authorised routes to these sites from B6061 road. Call at Oxlow House Farm first where £2 charge is payable. Failure to do this could upset future access for everybody. No changing available at farm, limited parking at Farm in the small yard immediately next to the road in front of the barn, do not obstruct gates, a small parking fee of £1 is charged. Alternatively, use roadside verge but beware, as parked vehicles have been broken into. Do not approach entrances from Rowter Farm direction. Leave all entrance lids secure and heed any warning notices posted on state of these sites & their entrances. Report any problems to DCA.

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


Note: Cavers undertaking a trip from Oxlow to Giants must leave tackle in situ as exit is not allowed via Giants.


Eavis, R. (2014), Peak's Holy Grail, Descent 240, Page 32-33. Survey., Wild Places Publishing
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