Located at the head of Honister Pass in the centre of the Lake District, Honister Slate Mine offers a range of indoor and outdoor adventures for a range of ages and abilities. Honister is also the last working slate mine in England and home to the iconic Westmorland Green Slate.
Via Ferrata Classic is the original Award Winning product suitable for most ages and abilities. Using the original Miners track up the steep outer incline of Fleetwith Pike, the addition of a continuous cable made climbing this magnificent Lake District Mountain achievable and safe for everyone. Via Ferrata Classic is not as challenging or demanding as the Via Ferrata Xtreme. You will follow the historic miners’ path high onto Fleetwith Pike in a thrilling stunning and safe outdoor activity. It’s an adrenaline rush with the essence of natural beauty. No experience is necessary for any of our activities at Honister.
A perfect introduction to move out of the comfort zone into a more stimulating and memorable experience.
Please note, arrival time must be 30 minutes in advance of the time you have booked, failure to do so will result in participation forfeit. Honister will not reimburse customers for any consequential losses or expenses.