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Janet's Foss

Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
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A hidden gem

We found this by accident walking 3 years ago. Revisited this year as it is so pretty and our dog... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
Worth walking to

You have to walk a relatively short way to get to Janet's Foss, but the path is quite easy. This... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Andrew C
Witney, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this by accident walking 3 years ago. Revisited this year as it is so pretty and our dog just loves the river

Thank Roberts-Strattons
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to walk a relatively short way to get to Janet's Foss, but the path is quite easy. This was our first stop on a longer walk, and it is a lovely place to visit. It is not a particularly large waterfall, but it...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's just like a fairy dell, a magical place, such a relaxing walk, well worth a visit. We did the walk after coming down from Malham cove after a cup of tea and a sit down, a nice wind down to the days walking before...More

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We parked in Malham, walked from Janet's Foss to Gordale Scar and over to Malham Cove. It was nice to sit and listen to the calming sounds of the waterfall. It wasn't too busy at the time which helped make it seem more tranquil.

Thank HiiElle
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Fresh clean water. So relaxing to bath in. Yes, it's cold and you need to walk down a rocky path. There's is a few parking spaces close by, (5 - 10 minutes walk ) If there's no parking you will need to park at Malham...More

1  Thank norsethor
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A lovely walk from Malham to the Foss through open fields and then through the lovely wooded glade that makes you feel you are "The Lord of the Rings". The waterfall is so lovely and the place so peaceful. A lovely break on our way...More

Thank Mel C
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely stunning! Out of a fairytale place. Loved it. Want to go back. Easy to get to even for children. Do not miss!

Thank Belirf
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Late afternoon in need of a dog walk before dinner we took the gentle stroll to Janet's Foss, the walk was enjoyable with the majority of distance covered walking on a good path although the final 200m was quite slippery on wet stone, the falls...More

Thank lesanderson2017
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Our trip to Janet's Foss in Malham we found by accident following the google map app which should have took us to Ingleton Falls apparently on talking to a lady in the cafe this is what happens when you type Ingleton Falls in the Google...More

Thank Melanie K
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

this is a lovely little tranquil place we had been on a walk up the cove before come to the falls so the sun was just setting , it was beautiful then so I can only imagine how nice and colourful it is during the...More

Thank Nicola V
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23 May 2017|
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Response from eileen w | Reviewed this property |
No sorry it's quite difficult to get to as you have climb over some rocks. If you go across the road and follow the path whic I think would take a wheelchair, you will not be disappointed
Kerry S
20 January 2017|
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Response from ken a | Reviewed this property |
oh i forgot to say time about 1-2 hours
Andrew L
2 June 2016|
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Response from Bambihorn | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely it's a wonderful doggy playground! I would recommend keeping them on a lead in certain areas as there are sheep grazing. Hope this helps :-)