Better than the Great Barrier Reef…The Lake District’s biggest thrill, don’t even think of coming to Honister and missing the Via Ferrata
Here at honister, we take pride in being a little different from your usual mine. As well as producing beautiful Westmorland Green Slate that dates back over 450 million years, we also offer visitors a chance to make exciting memories in the heart of the Lake District.
From adrenaline-pumping abseils and cliff camping to mine tours and canyoning, we have a wide selection of all-weather experiences to choose from. Whether you’ve got a head for heights, or fancy delving deep into a working slate mine, there’s something for everyone here at honister.