There are many places you may wish to visit during your stay at Trough Ivy House including….
Alton Towers Resort
Potteries Factory Shops – Denby, Emma Bridgewater, Portmerion, Wedgwood
Peak Rail and Heights of Abraham at Matlock
Poole’s Cavern at Buxton
Blue John Mines and Caves at Castleton
Bakewell – famous for its Bakewell Tart!
Stately Homes – Chatsworth Estate and Farm Shop (below), Haddon Hall, Shugborough Hall
Dovedale and the beautiful Peak District
National Trust Properties – Kedleston Hall, Calke Abbey, Sudbury Hall, Ilam Hall
Visit Rudyard Lake for boat trips, boat hire and fishing
Visit Peak Cavern or Speedwell Cavern – visit the web site for tours and events
Walk with the animals at Peak Wildlife Park
Try Karting at Swains at Buxton
Canal boat trips and horse drawn ride available at Cromford Wharf – www.birdswood.org
Why not book a visit to the JCB Factory at Rocester! Tour the factory, visit the gift shop, enjoy refreshments.
A selection of information brochures are available in Reception.
To 6 October – ‘The Dog’ – a celebration at Chatsworth
July to September – many local well dressings – visit the web site What’s on in the Peak District for details (link above)
2 to 4 August – Dog Lovers Festival at Elvaston Castle
3 to 4 August – Cavendish Horses at Bolsolver Castle
3 to 4 August – Cromford Steam Rally
18 August – Chesterfield Motorfest
24 August – Overload Running Challenge, Ashbourne
24 August – Craft Fair, Tissington
25 August – Sofasonic Concert, Duncombe Arms at Ellastone
29 August – Classic vehicles at Yeavley
7 to 14 September – Hartington Well Dressing