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Fantastic day out for everyone!

I'd strongly recommend going here when the warm weather finally arrives. Its the perfect way to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Shuwaz D

The photographers heaven was a raging torrent of water today after the heavy downpour but is well... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
York, United Kingdom
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All reviews car park lovely walk heavy rain pennine way gravel path bowlees visitor centre amazing sight health and safety small charge the pub steep steps circular walk well worth a visit gift shop per adult picnic area entrance fee
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I'd strongly recommend going here when the warm weather finally arrives. Its the perfect way to have a nice day out, enjoy an impressive scenic display and learn something along the way. You have to watch out for parking and make sure your vehicle is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The photographers heaven was a raging torrent of water today after the heavy downpour but is well used to this quite an uneven surface with high steps but you can get really close amazing geological formation

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked from Bowlees visitor centre. Not suitable for those with mobility issues, I have Rheumatoid Arthritis & the steps to the viewing area were quite challenging for me. I thought it was worth the discomfort though. Wonderful sight, with torrents of water tumbling over...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Spike1505
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here when son was little and thought would go back paid a fee to see waterfall but could only stand at bottom so couldn’t get full effect so went a different walk to see it amazing also viewed low force

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jojo9090
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a good day here, visiting High Force, Low Force and Gibson's Cave. Thanks to a previous review, we parked at Bowlees Visitors Centre, rather than the High Force Hotel car park. This was a good choice as there were picnic tables for our...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kath00000007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been meaning to visit high force Waterfall for awhile now. Most people recommended to go at this time of year due to the right amount of rainfall. It didn’t disappoint. Amazing views and easy to get to. Can take your dog too. Looking forward to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RebeccaRitson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the area this is a must it is quite a spectacular waterfall and the opportunity of taking in a number of walks. It will cost you £3 to park but this will be taken of your bill at the High Force...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JimDodds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We parked near Forest in Teesdale and walked part of the Pennine Way through Cronkley. All free. The scenery is lovely and High Force impressive. Perhaps not so impressive but we found Bleabeck force very pretty.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank john e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here to visit High Force after reading how it was a lovely trip to make on a sunny day. We parked at the High Force Hotel for £3 for 3 hours then got this money taken off our lunch bill at the hotel....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Suraiya84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A quick look at the map shows a much better route to the falls and avoids the Hotel’s private and charged-for access. A beautiful walk beside and then over the river and then up to the falls. You get to see them from several vantage...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Response from GaryMclean14 | Reviewed this property |
Yes have all pictures here. How do I pass them to you
30 April 2018|
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Response from 726tadk | Reviewed this property |
Hi There is a carpark near the High Force Hotel, a main road to cross, foot path is well sign posted, approximately a 10-15 minute walk. If you want to view the falls from the other side at an elavated point then you’ll... More
30 March 2018|
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Response from K3180ZTseanm | Reviewed this property |
I would say no not suitable