Hardcastle Crags

Blue skies over Gibson Mill, with a reflection in the mill pond

Important notice -

Gibson Mill is closed on Wednesday 17 August and Thursday 18 August. The Weaving Shed Café and bookshop are open as normal. Thank you for your understanding.

A spectacular wooded valley with 19th-century Gibson Mill at its heart

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Things to see and do

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What's on

Upcoming events

Sorry, there are no upcoming events at this place.

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Eating and shopping

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Our work

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Gibson Mill with the mill pond overflowing

History at Hardcastle Crags 

Find out more about the history of Hardcastle Crags and Gibson Mill.

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Get involved

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The former dancing hall at Gibson Mill, Hardcastle Crags, dressed for a wedding celebration

Say "I do" at Hardcastle Crags  

Planning your special day? Gibson Mill is a unique and versatile space, set in the heart of a romantic West Yorkshire woodland. Let our team help you to create a day you'll never forget.

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Places to stay

 The Lodge and surrounding gardens

Holiday with us 

Holiday in Widdop Gate Barn at the edge of a hayfield with views over the wooded valley of Hardcastle Crags or relax in the Victorian Lodge surrounded by enchanting Pennine countryside.