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Malham Cove and Gordale

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Address: Malham, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
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Such a beautiful walk! Went with family on a beautfiul sunny day. The views are just lovely, very well kept area. Really nice in lambing season when all the little lambs are... read more

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Morgan R
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Such a beautiful walk! Went with family on a beautfiul sunny day. The views are just lovely, very well kept area. Really nice in lambing season when all the little lambs are running around, very cute to see! Little stops at the end of routes with ice cream, hot dogs, coffee to buy!

Thank Morgan R
Manchester, United Kingdom
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It took a while to get there from Manchester, but what a beautiful place we walk to the water falls and had a meal and had a good time the weather helped the sun was shining we will return

Thank 413050
London, Canada
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Malham Cove is an amazing geological masterpiece. When you park the car and walk to the rock face, it looms in the distance and as you approach and you can imagine what it was like many years ago with water cascading over. If you like to climb, Malham Cove is a good place to visit. You can look for the... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Cove is about a mile and a bit of easy walking to get this remarkable and beautiful place. Apparently it is home to a peregrine falcon (well protected)but we didn't see it.

Thank SubarStaffs
Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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138 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The walk from Malham village to the cove is along a well defined, easy accessible path, it's only when you reach the base of the cliff you realise the sheer enormity of it, also you realise the skill of the climbers who work their way up to the cliff top. We choose a less dramatic way and climbed up the... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As if from nowhere you glimpse the cliffs of Malham Cove in the distance as you drive towards Malham, and again as you set off on the short walk from the visitor centre. Parking even on Easter Saturday was fairyl easy - whilst the main visitor car park was full, there was a secondary field open opposite that could fit... More 

Thank Jonathan H
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We're keen walkers and have visited Malham Cove a couple of times now. It's a lovely walk and you can just take your time and enjoy the views. Once we get to the top we always walk on to the tarn and have a sit down and a snack once we get there. It does add quite a bit of... More 

Thank Kirsty A
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Despite the rather terrible weather, we did the circular walk around Janet's Foss, Gordale Scar and Malham Cove. Of the three Gordale Scar impressed me the most, and had the weather been better I would have climbed up and over to continue the full circular walk, however as it was pouring down with rain I didn't fancy my chances with... More 

Thank Samantha F
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful scenery. Visit early morning to be quite alone. Worth the climb for a panoramic view of Malham and beyond.

Thank ValerieMR
Bacup, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We took the kids for a day out walking to Malham Cove then up to the limestone pavement. They loved It! We walked over to Gordale then down through Janet's Foss. A peaceful riverside end to our day complete with picnic.

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