Climb the Mine

A unique underground adventure inside the caverns of Honister Slate mine.

Take a unique underground adventure inside the caverns of Honister slate mine. Similar to a Via Ferrata Xtreme you will climb the walls, scale bridges and tackle ladders in this subterranean world. An adrenaline filled adventure climbing / scrambling system that uses a permanently fixed cable for safety and protection up the rock face. This is the perfect activity regardless of weather.

Who is Climb the Mine for?

For those looking for a challenge. Being inside the mine means it's a perfect option when the weather is not so great. For families with younger children, Climb the Mine means you can share in an activity together. Climb the Mine is also be a superb option for small groups and school parties as part of a larger activity programme.


Upto 3 Hours
09:30 - 12:30
13:30 - 16:30


Minimum 11 years
Due to the size of the ladders and height of safety cables you must be 1.4m tall (or above) to participate.


Qualified Instructor
All technical gear


Warm outdoor clothes
Trainers or Boots
Wet weather gear
Gloves and Hat

Booking Information

COST: £40 per person (inc.VAT)
Min. CHARGE £160 for up to 4 people (inc. VAT)

IMPORTANT: If booking less than 14 days ahead, please contact us for availability before making your online booking.

Include Climb the Mine in your adventure day.

Climb out of the Lake District weather. Perfect for a bad weather day!

An ideal option to add to a School Residential programme.

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