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Aira Force

7ml S of Penrith | A592, Penrith CA11 0JY, England
+44 17684 82467
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Private Tour of the Lake District from Windermere
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Full Day Lake Explorer Tour from Windermere
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“national trust” (246 reviews)
“lovely walk” (174 reviews)
“car park” (362 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
7ml S of Penrith | A592, Penrith CA11 0JY, England
+44 17684 82467
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good place for the less adventurous to get a good sense of the Lakes and mountains. footpaths in good condition.

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely, easy walk with breathtaking views and the sound of cascading water over rocks. Enjoyed by the many folk walking it and with good reason. Plan to walk it again a bridge over bubbling water, wonderful!

Thank Cate S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Absolutely beautiful walk would highly recommend to anybody except for people with arthritis as it is quite a steep walk! would highly recommend though! BEAUTIFUL. Photos don't really do it justice.

Thank hanrobjordan
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a nice walk here and would recommend it to anyone although the Lake District in general is nice it isn't the Scottish highlands!

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had an excellent walk from Dockray to Aira force admiring the beautiful scenery along the way and following the river as it starts its fall over the force then descending to observe it from below. The descent through the mixed deciduous woodlands is delightful...More

Thank Hezekiah312
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place , great walk, it is up hill so make sure you wear the right clothes and walking boots , great views , beautiful place

Thank Vicky B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit but wear sensible footwear. It is free but parking is quite expensive. Take a camera as the views are spectacular. Been here three times now.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for a few days in Uĺlswater. Took advantage of the lake steamers to travel from Pooley Bridge down the lake getting off at Aira Force. The National Trust cafe is well run by friendly and helpful staff. There is a good range of hit...More

Thank StuartWood52
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are few things more beautiful to see than this waterfall in action. It is stunning to see and hear this natural feature and it's setting, in the midst of a lovely area of old forest populated by Red Squirrels. Take your time walking round,...More

Thank JustmyopinionStill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A cold, but sunny afternoon at the falls. A Romantic place to visit for couples, well laid out trails and beautiful scenery. A must see. Just watch out for the pay and display meters in the car park. They only accept change, no notes or...More

Thank James H
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Julie S
September 6, 2017|
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Response from spiceboy67 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't count but I'm slightly unfit and didn't struggle.
Bradie W
August 16, 2017|
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Response from brownie_blondie_23 | Reviewed this property |
No its too dangerous with the rocks and fast flowing waterfalls.