Special offsite event: Underground lead mine adventure

A tour of Smallcleugh Mine, Nenthead, Cumbria

  • Booking essential

Let the Pinpoint Adventure team guide you on a tour of Smallcleugh Mine, a working lead mine until the early 1900s. Explore a network of tunnels and glimpse into the arduous lives of the miners. Work your way towards the 'Ballroom' - an impressive chamber carved from the rock - where bacon sandwiches will be provided. (Vegetarian option available on request). Mince pies and mulled wine will be served to make the December tour a festive occasion.


Event ticket prices
  • All £40.00
    incl. bacon sandwich

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Booking line open daily, Monday to Friday 9am - 5.30pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am - 4pm.
Suitable for children aged 8+. Must be accompanied by an adult.
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet at Nenthead Mines Heritage Centre car park to the south of the village centre (just beyond the public toilets).
What to bring and wear
You are advised to wear old clothing (may get wet from the knees downwards), wellies, old gloves. Knee pads optional. Bring a small rucksack with packed lunch and drinks.
A basic level of fitness is required as the tour involves walking plus some stooping and crawling in confined spaces.
Pinpoint Adventure will provide: boiler suit/overalls, wellies - if participants don't have their own, helmet and head torch, all safety/emergency kit, including First Aid, qualified and experienced instructors (normally this will be Ian and Tom).


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
21 July 2019 09:45 - 15:30 Available
20 October 2019 09:45 - 15:30 Available
1 December 2019 09:45 - 15:30 Available

Contact Info

Tom Hopper
Call 07843 762 611

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