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Arbor Low Stone Circle and Gib Hill

Off Long Rake, Nr. Monyash, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1

The region's most important prehistoric site, Arbor Low is a Neolithic henge monument atmospherically set amid high moorland. Within an earthen bank and ditch, a circle of some 50 white limestone slabs, all now fallen, surrounds a central stone 'cove' - a feature found only in major sacred sites. Nearby is enigmatic Gib Hill, a large burial mound.

Admission:
Farmer who owns right of way to property may levy a charge for entry.
Details: Managed by Peak District National Park Authority

Directions:
1/2 mile W of A515, 2 miles S of Monyash (OS Map 119; ref SK 160636)

Location: 1#8260;2 mile W of A515, 2 miles S of Monyash, Bakewell
Open Times: Summer: 10am-6pm, Rest of Year 10am-4pm
Entry: Farmer may levy an entry charge.

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