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Fairy Steps

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Church Street, Beetham, England
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Great Adventure

A great area to explore! Found it a little tricky to find a parking spot but ended up getting a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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good day out

we had seen this on trip adviser ,and although we have been to Arnside before we did not know about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barbara R
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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“lovely walk” (12 reviews)
“park the car” (2 reviews)
“coffin route” (2 reviews)
Church Street, Beetham, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great area to explore! Found it a little tricky to find a parking spot but ended up getting a place by the side of the road in Slackhead, near Beetham. A short walk to a sign post which directs to the Fairy Steps. It...More

Thank Alderado
Reviewed 1 week ago

we had seen this on trip adviser ,and although we have been to Arnside before we did not know about this place . Interesting story about the dead been taken this way from one village to another .More recent seems the fairy "story" about it...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 23 March 2017

lovely walk to and from the steps - well worth the effort to get there. just one of many delightful corners in the wonderful Silverdale area.

Thank Malcolm A
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed this walk with my dog and partner. Easy going and interesting. Recommend it for families with young children - lovely magical place.

Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Got to say not brilliantly signposted but once you find the path it's plain sailing. Muddy, boggy even in places but this doesn't distract from the beautiful scenery and great walk to the fairy steps. Great walk for kids as they can explore in the...More

Thank Lindsay C
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The Fairy Steps are on the Limestone Link, which extends from Arnside to Kirkby Lonsdale. The best route is to go from Hazelslack (the hamlet with the piel tower and the unusual water tank at the farm), and follow a straight path which goes into...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We had a nice mornings walk up to the fairy steps with my 4 and 7 year old. We checked the reviews beforehand and parked at Beetham, but was almost a 4 mile round trip (after getting lost and investigating with the kids). We had...More

Thank Jemma D
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Lovely walk through a hazel wood to the limestone cliff where you will find the fairy steps. Lovely views from the top. Lots of dens in the woods and caves in the limestone which kept my kids amused.

Thank Trish H
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We could see the public footpath sign for the fairy steps as we drove into the small hamlet of Slack Head, however, it was impossible to park the car safely on the narrow road. Therefore, we drove onto the village of Beetham where we found...More

1  Thank mikeedeedee
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Fairy Steps are part of a lovely spot so many different routes of varying difficulty. It's also far enough out of the way to be very peaceful

Thank mjk27
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17 April 2017|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
If you are using a car, from Milnthorpe, turn westwards at the traffic lights and go along Park Road. After about a mile, just past the Ship Inn, take a left turn up Storth Road and go through Storth village. Keep on... More
Kim B
27 April 2016|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
Yes,, even on Christmas Day!