Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

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

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Things to see and do

Things to see and do

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

What's on 

Upcoming events

Orienteering at Ilam Park

Tue 27 Jun 2017
11:00-17:00
Have a go at orienteering at Ilam Park - our permanent course is available all year round, whatever the weather. Ideal for beginners, families, dog walkers and school groups.

The mines of Ecton Hill

Wed 28 Jun 2017
10:30-15:00
Join us for a walk on Ecton Hill to discover more about the history and ecology of the landscape, once a busy copper mine owned by the Duke of Devonshire.

Free Friday Walks at Ilam Park

Fri 30 Jun 2017
11:00-13:00
Join us for a free walk in the White Peak this Friday morning. No booking needed, just meet our team of friendly walk volunteers by the visitor centre at 11:00am and choose from a 2hr or 3hr walk. Dogs are welcome too.

Free Monday Walks at Ilam Park

Mon 03 Jul 2017
11:00-13:00
Join us for a free walk in the White Peak this Monday morning. No booking needed, just meet our team of friendly walk volunteers by the visitor centre at 11:00am and go on a 2hr walk. Dogs are welcome too.

Ecton Copper Mine Day Tours

Wed 12 Jul 2017
10:30-15:00
Explore underground and overground on a fully guided tour of the copper mine in the Peak District that made a fortune for the Duke of Devonshire.

Summer Play Trail at Ilam Park

Sat 15 Jul 2017
11:00-17:00
Explore, play and enjoy the great outdoors with a self led trail at Ilam Park this summer. Suitable for families of all ages, you'll be able to build a den, play pooh sticks, spot sheep and balance on logs along the way.
Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Eating and shopping

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

History

Roman and Iron Age coins found in Dovedale

Uncovered history of the White Peak 

Learn more about the history that makes Ilam Park, Dovedale and White Peak a special place to explore.

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Our work

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Get involved

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Learning

Young boy looking at bug

Bringing a school group 

Dovedale and Ilam Park are popular locations for school group visits. Accommodation is available year round at the YHA youth hostel at Ilam Hall and Dovedale House in the village.

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

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