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great view

decided to walk to solomons temple after visiting the caverns .the walk starts by the caverns up... read more

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girvanjohnny
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
Solomon’s view

Several footpaths from the car park at pools cavern lead up to Solomon’s temple. It’s a good and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lindheath10
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Buxton, United Kingdom
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A stroll through Buxton Country park from Poole's Cavern leads to the summit of Grin Low at 1440' altitude and the Victorian viewing tower of Solomon's Temple.Built in 1896 the 20' tower with spiral stairs give a magnificent platform to view the...more
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Reviewed yesterday

decided to walk to solomons temple after visiting the caverns .the walk starts by the caverns up through beautiful woodland uphill but not too hard .at the top its a short walk to the tower with a small flight of stairs .the view was stunning...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Several footpaths from the car park at pools cavern lead up to Solomon’s temple. It’s a good and easy walk with lovely views over Buxton. It is a good walk for dogs to run free and chase squirrels.

Thank Lindheath10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great walk from town_not too strenous and rewarding view when accomplished. Just wish dog walkers would keep thier pooches on a lead.

Thank alanrory
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I trudge up here as often as I can and the views never fail to inspire. Snow, sun, wind - the weather's always changing so no visit is ever quite the same.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son has remained it as 'Williams stone Mountain' the views from the top were amazing and well worth the climb up

Thank sllbch1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked from Buxton and it took less than an hour. Nice easy walk up the hill. It was a quiet day as well and only saw one big group of people and a few smaller families. Good view from on top of the temple. Enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great walk lovely 😊 to see buxton in all its glory . Alway enjoy the walk through the wood up to the temple . Views are amazing 😉 from buxton town , Fairfield, Heathgrove, harpurhill, burbage, brownedge . All the way over to bathamgate

Thank jeannandrewb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying on nearby caravan site accessible from site , public car park at the bottom of slope . Incline up to field challenging if you have mobility problems and gates / stiles in places uneven walking . Grazing cows and sheep So dogs on leads...More

Thank leohalifax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing views and little history and environmental plaques dotted around. Was freezing but worth it!

Thank Connector783327
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was here in September on a clear day took some amazing photos. Bit of a climb up but well worth it on a clear day, just watch out for large amounts of animal bi-products.

Thank StinkyLiverpool
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Annamarieadams
27 March 2018|
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Response from brionys297 | Reviewed this property |
The main carpark isnt free but you can park on the streets adjacent to it.
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emmam922
18 February 2018|
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Response from nickan22 | Reviewed this property |
You can but vaguely remember a style or gate
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sam c
19 August 2015|
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Response from john-singh1 | Reviewed this property |
there is a blue, green and yellow route and times are 45 mins 30 mins and 25 mins. distance roughly depends on route 1/4 mile to a mile.
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