Force Crag Mine Open Day - Coledale Valley


Organizer: National Trust Borrowdale and Buttermere Valleys

Name: Braithwaite

Phone: 017687 74649





Price Notes

All tickets £6 - booking advisable if you'd like a lift in the National Trust vehicle.



Accessible only by foot, bike or National Trust 4x4, discover one of the Lakes most quirky yet fascinating secrets located in the stunning Coledale Valley, near Keswick - you'll love it even if you're not sure mining is quite your thing! Missed by most people, the last mineral mine to be worked in the Lake District has been lovingly restored and cared for by volunteers. A guided tour allows you to explore the above-ground processing mill and associated remains - it's as if the miners had just left for the day.

Event Details

Start Date End Date Times
05/05/2018 05/05/2018 10.30am – 3pm
01/06/2018 01/06/2018 10.30am – 3pm
08/08/2018 08/08/2018 10.30am – 3pm
08/09/2018 08/09/2018 10.30am – 3pm
15/09/2018 15/09/2018 10.30am – 3pm