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Want to try caving?

Try a show cave that offers guided underground adventures.

Stump cross caverns The main chamber measures 129m long, 31m high, and 25m wide. The nearby stream Fell Beck pours over a lip of rock above and crashes 110 meters onto a limestone chamber. This drop is twice the height of Niagara Falls! The main chamber of Gaping Gill is obviously extremely dangerous and is only usually available to experienced potholers. However, twice a year in the summer, local potholing clubs organise a winch down onto the cavern floor, Bradford Pothole Club in late May, and Craven Pothole Club in late August

Situated high on the moors above Grassington offering a fascinating insight into the unique geology of the area. A range of facilities are available including a gift shop and tea room.

White Scar cave Britain’s longest cave contains gushing streams, waterfalls, cave formations and a huge ice age cavern featuring thousands of stalactites. Facilities include cafe, shop and picnic areas with distant views towards the sea.

Alum Pot Located on the slopes of Ingleborough, above the hamlet of Selside (payment for the cave is required at the nearby farm). There is a great stream passage that can be explored with climbs and pools.

3 Counties System The longest and most complicated system in Britain - currently around 89km long it is possible to go underground in Yorkshire, pass under Lancashire and emerge in Cumbria.

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Coast to Country Guide 2019  

From picturesque market towns to thrilling activities for adrenaline junkies, Yorkshire’s magnificent coast and magical countryside has some...

Coast to Country Guide 2019  

From picturesque market towns to thrilling activities for adrenaline junkies, Yorkshire’s magnificent coast and magical countryside has some...