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Monkey Rock Cave

Entrance of Monkey Rock Cave


A short solution cave on a major joint in the topmost cliff. No known access restrictions. Obvious parking spots close to base of crags and in lay-bys in the dale and next to electricity sub-station at foot of Eyam Dale. DO NOT BLOCK the sub-station entrance. Take care, as area is notorious for thefts from parked vehicles.


Beck, J.S. (1999), A small Middleton Dale find., Descent No.147., p.11., Wild Places Publishing
Barker, I. & Beck, J.S. (2010), , Caves of the Peak District, p. 278, DCA