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Stanley Ghyll Force Waterfall

Eskdale, England
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“easy walk” (3 reviews)
“short walk” (4 reviews)
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Eskdale, England
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"beautiful walk"
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"easy walk"
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"short walk"
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"crossing bridges"
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"st catherine"
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"viewing point"
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"slippery steps"
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"narrow path"
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"lovely place to visit"
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"hidden gem"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"esk"
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"dalegarth"
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"rain"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go for a swim right into the falls if you dare But it's pretty cold in there! The last section of the walk has uneven steps and there's some clambering over rocks to get to the water.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another secret place to visit most people stay by the bridge lower down and swim but if you do decide to venture further up the Esk you are in for a treat .The walk follows the Esk and takes you up to the falls where...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice walk which probably takes about 1.45hrs allowing time for photos, a couple of biscuits and a mooch about! We really enjoyed the walk / ramble up to the top of the waterfall as did our two dogs. A really nice way to spend...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a stroll but beautiful waterfall. Group had been swimming in the pool but too cold for me. Very beautiful

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Not only is this a beautiful waterfall, the walk that gets you there is beautiful too! After a short walk from the car park, you'll get to a picturesque wooded area which then leads to the steps that lead up to the falls. The climb...More

1  Thank Kate W
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Reviewed April 20, 2018

Left our vehicle at the small car park and walked to the waterfall. Mostly easy walking, but some steps along the way to the waterfall were high for a shorter person. It became a little strenuous, but well worth the complete walk of the trail....More

3  Thank Kathy H
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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Lovely beautiful place even on a damp day. Definitely worth a look if your out walking. Great place to visit the walk to it Is easily accessible. No major hiking. Shame about the weather

2  Thank Bethanyl55
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We walked to the falls at the end of a day of walking, on the way back to our camp site. The map was clear, the paths were well marked and maintained, and the view of the waterfall was fantastic. We walked here with a...More

1  Thank Gaby X
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Reviewed December 30, 2017

We walked to this waterfall Christmas Eve, after the west lakes had a lot of rain and fog we couldn't venture far. It can be a bit tricky for those less able and quite slippy in the rain so be cautious and wear appripriate foot...More

1  Thank Sophianrob
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Despite a little slippery and steep in places, would highly recommend this walk. Our dog loved it too!

Thank Hilary H
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Probably the car park by Dalegarth Rail Station (Boot, Holmrook CA19 1TG)
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