Washfold Pot (Alum Pot)



Located on Ingleborough National Nature Reserve. Further information about the site can be obtained by phoning the Reserve Manager on 015242 42021.

Do NOT park at Colt Park (this is only available in the case of a CRO call out.)

See CNCC description for details of where to park and routes of approach.

Please use the entrance in the fenced enclosure. (The slabbed entrance adjacent to the path opens straight into a pitch, and could be a hazard to walkers on the path)

This cave is on access land. Click here for more information.


NGR: SD 77442 76552

Lat/long: 54.184242 -2.347153,-

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Please note that grid references 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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Washfold Pot is equipped with mixture of Eco 'P' resin anchors and IC resin anchors within the BCA Anchor scheme.

All Eco P-type anchors up to the last pitch and IC anchors on final pitch.


No surveys have been added for this cave yet.

Last updated: 3 May 2017

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