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Fantastic views even on a dull day .

Staying on nearby caravan site accessible from site , public car park at the bottom of slope... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
leohalifax
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Amazing views and little history and environmental plaques dotted around. Was freezing but worth it!

Reviewed 2 days ago
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A stroll through Buxton Country park from Poole's Cavern leads to the summit of Grin Low at 1440' altitude and the Victorian viewing tower of Solomon's Temple.Built in 1896 the 20' tower with spiral stairs give a magnificent platform to view the...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Staying on nearby caravan site accessible from site , public car park at the bottom of slope . Incline up to field challenging if you have mobility problems and gates / stiles in places uneven walking . Grazing cows and sheep So dogs on leads...More

Thank leohalifax
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing views and little history and environmental plaques dotted around. Was freezing but worth it!

Thank Connector783327
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was here in September on a clear day took some amazing photos. Bit of a climb up but well worth it on a clear day, just watch out for large amounts of animal bi-products.

Thank StinkyLiverpool
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyable walk to the top up to Solomon's Temple where we found a spot to sit and eat picnic lunch on a sunny day. Great views over Buxton and the surrounding countryside. A great way to spend a few hours for a family walk getting...More

Thank Tibbyhatton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An enjoyable climb up through the wood to Solomon's Temple. We met a number of other friendly dogs ... all of whom seemed to be enjoying the walk. A sit down and drink at the cafe by the Country Park's car park completed a rewarding...More

Thank FriendlyBT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in Chapel-en-le-Firth for a night away and decided to take a little trip up Solomon's Temple. There isn't much to do, but, when you come away to a beautiful place like this you can't not take in a bit of nature. It's great...More

Thank NoakesRyan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

See my review of the country park and Poole cavern Breath taking and powerful views on a bright sunny day

Thank SparkLeicestershire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit and take a picnic, great views. helicopter rides near by and good pubs. Lovely fresh air in Derbyshire. Its Free Can be cold and windy

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Blustery when we visited, but beautiful scenery and walk up to the temple with wonderful views. Lovely little cafe at the bottom by the entrance to the cave, very reasonably priced.

Thank jaxx67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The walk up from Buxton will take you through scenic woods and across grazing land (full of cattle on the days I went). A climb to the top of the folly affords very nice views of the surrounding countryside. Depending on your route, you may...More

Thank Glen M
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Annamarieadams
26 March 2018|
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Response from Briony S | Reviewed this property |
The main carpark isnt free but you can park on the streets adjacent to it.
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Emma M
17 February 2018|
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Response from nickan22 | Reviewed this property |
You can but vaguely remember a style or gate
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sam c
19 August 2015|
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Response from john-singh1 | Reviewed this property |
there is a blue, green and yellow route and times are 45 mins 30 mins and 25 mins. distance roughly depends on route 1/4 mile to a mile.
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