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White Peak Estate, including Ilam Park, Dovedale and Hamps and Manifold Valleys

Situated in the spectacular setting of the Staffordshire and Derbyshire Peak District, Ilam Park makes an ideal base to explore the other parts of the White Peak area.

White Peak incorporates several key areas that are well worth a visit. These include: Dovedale; the Manifold Valley; Ilam Park; Ecton Mine, Stanton Moor Edge; Miller's Dale and Ravenstor; and High Wheeldon.

Places to visit

  • In Dovedale: Stepping Stones, Milldale, Wolfscote Hill and Biggin Dale
  • In Manifold Valley: Wetton Mill, Ossams Hill, Manifold light railway track, the disappearing Rivers Hamps and Manifold, Apes Tor and Beeston Tor
  • In Ilam Park: the River Manifold and Boil Holes, Bunster Hill, Hinkley Wood, the Visitor Centre, tea-room, shop and caravan site
  • Around Monyash House Farm: Monyash Moor and Ferndale
  • Near Stanton Moor Edge: Stanton Moor
  • In Miller's Dale and Ravenstor: Bellamy's Bank, Tideswell Dale, River Wye, Monsal Trail and Ravenstor YHA


There is tons to explore in the White Peak, from wild landscapes to wild creatures native to the area. Visit on your own or with friends or family to experience this wonderful place.


Come to the Manifold Tea-room and sample our wide range of delicious home made food, drinks and cakes. If it's nice weather, or even if it's not, you can sit outside on the picnic benches.


We run our own group accommodation in the form of Ilam Bunkhouse next to Ilam Hall and we also have a couple of holiday cottages.

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