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High Force Waterfall

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Address: Forest-In-Teesdale, Middleton in Teesdale DL12 0XH, England
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Grand adventure!!

Wonderful walk from High Force to Low Force on a lovely sunny day!! Parked in the car park opposite High Force and was greeted kindly by the gentleman behind the kiosk. Walked... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marie C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful walk from High Force to Low Force on a lovely sunny day!! Parked in the car park opposite High Force and was greeted kindly by the gentleman behind the kiosk. Walked down to see High Force waterfall before returning back to the main road and starting the long and beautiful walk to Low Force and back! Very happy we... More 

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Dudley
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the falls a couple of days ago. To get to them is about 15mins walk from the Car Park (You pay to park and to see the Falls £6-50p) You walk through forest and cliffs and the first site of the Falls is stunning and when you get closer it gets better. The walk is a bit steep so... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit to this landmark. Despite almost record dry conditions for the time of year, it was still quite a sight. It's a destination in itself with a dedicated (pay on entry) car park on the opposite side of the road, or as a landmark on the Pennine Way footpath. The access is very good with a 10 minute walk... More 

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Thank Sue F
Manchester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant afternoon walk. I advise you park at Bowlees car park, it's so much better for several reasons: 1) with a voluntary £2 donation it's cheaper than the high force car park. 2) with a visitor centre you can enjoy a great reasonably priced lunch with coffee/tea /hot chocolate ect and be provided with a free map of the walks.... More 

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a long walk from Low force, but it was worth it !! You hear the gushing of the water before you see it, and it does not disappoint !!

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Thank Ossie D
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From low Force waterfall to high force the scenery is good and it's so peaceful . we were told that it will take about 40 minutes each way but not so. It took us 2 hours and 10 minutes and there was no sign to tell how far still left. Suddenly we came to the falls and it is really... More 

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Thank banok2014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

High force is a lovely local attraction that should not be missed. I believe it is the highest force waterfall in the country (aptly named eh?!). I tend to park up about 6 miles away, walk down one side of the river, cross at the waterfall and walk back down the other. Very nice walk and friendly people. there is... More 

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Thank Ben M
scunthorpe
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a couple of hours taking in the sights around the falls , which were great to see as there was lots of water coming through It was a gentle walk down the hill on a gravel track suitable for anyone walking, possibly a bit hard for anyone in a wheelchair .Well worth a visit,

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Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beutiful and amazing, powerful! Best waterfall I've ever seen! Went with 2 young children ages 4 and 6. Pleasant well prepared walk from the parking lot to the falls about 30 minutes at a very slow pace. Highly recommend. On the downside it was a bit crowded. on the same day also went to the nearby low force waterfalls which... More 

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Bromley
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful day out! Took my partner as a surprise, and I wasn't let down at all. The falls were absolutely gorgeous. Free Parking Entrance is a donation amount of your choice Dogs welcome Perfect for picnics Families, couples, and groups Would highly recommend

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