Buxton Country Park is a great place to visit and explore with family and friends. Walk through Grin Low Woods keeping a look out for birds, animals and rare plants. Walk across important landscape rich in history, reaching Solomon's Temple at the summit. Visit Pools Cavern at the bottom of Grin Low Woods, known for its incredible stalactites and stalagmites. Buxton Country Park also hosts Go Ape Tree Top Adventures situated in Grin Low Woods.
Walk across landscape rich in history
Are you looking for somewhere to stay during you're visit to Buxton? Book direct with the Portland Hotel for best available rates.
Solomon's Temple is situated at the summit of Grin Hill in Buxton's Country Park and is just a brisk 20 minute walk from Poole's Carven. Built in 1896 to replace an earlier structure constructed by local farmer Solomon Mycock, Solomon's Temple occupies a ancient burial site dating back to the bronze age.
Enjoy views of Buxton and the Peak District from Solomon's Temple
Once you reach the summit you can enjoy some spectacular views of Buxton and the Peak District National Park. Parking is available at Pooles Cavern, however Solomon's Temple is within easy walking distance from the Portland Hotel. Book direct with the Portland Hotel for best available rates.