Valley Entrance

(West Kingsdale)

Last updated: 17 Aug 2020

Hazards and Warnings

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Mr. R.Shuttleworth, Thornton Hall, Westhouse, Ingleton. Prior permission not required, do not climb walls or obstruct the road way or gate ways. Close all gates and do not drop litter. For digging permission call at Thornton Hall Farm.

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NGR: SD 69906 77410

Lat/long: 54.1916532984653, -2.46295510989826

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Please note that locations are correct to the best of our knowledge however are often taken from old books so they may not be absolutely accurate and are shown simply as a guide.

Entrance Photos

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Fixed Aids

Valley Entrance is not equipped with any BCA approved resin bonded anchors. Any placed anchors or other equipment should be treated with extreme caution.

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Rigging Topos and Descriptions

Rigging topo: Valley Entrance (PDF)

Route description: Valley Entrance (PDF)

A description of the route through Valley Entrance to Kingsdale Master Cave, as well as the separate route to Toyland and several of the upstream extensions.

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