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Spectacular Falls Great Circular Walk

Really enjoyed our trip to High Force Waterfall and the circular walk that included Low Force and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
The_Crofter
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Warrington,England
Lovely walk from Low Force to High force

We decided on a day out with the family and took a trip to High Force waterfall in Teesdale. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
520gillianc
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

Really enjoyed our trip to High Force Waterfall and the circular walk that included Low Force and Bowlees before returning to High Force. Wish that we had started at Bowlees first for the cheaper car parking. Its a shame to have to pay to view...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank The_Crofter
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided on a day out with the family and took a trip to High Force waterfall in Teesdale. The place was easy to get to and well signposted. We started at Bowslees visitor centre (Low Force) which has a car park - no specific...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 520gillianc
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Bring Money!!! We were aware that parking would cost but were unaware that the Waterfall itself now costs money to see as it was free. Parking is either £3 for 3 hours or £6 for 6 hours (there are toilets at the Car park) and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank tonil532
Reviewed 4 days ago

There's a lovely big car park on the opposite side of the road, for which you pay £3 for up to 3 hours ... then £1.50 each to take the SHORT walk to the waterfall. don't get me wrong, the infrastructure is solid and wouldn't...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Clare L
Reviewed 5 days ago

for a good walk along the tees starting at bowlee center and walking over the tees by the swing bridge at low force and follow the tees up by all the low falls to high force where you get a great view of the force...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank mikeone10
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We parked at bowlees visitor centre & started our walk at low force along the river bank to high force. Parking at bowlees is via donation. You can walk along & up on top of high force no nesd to pay to see high force...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 670gemmah
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parked at visitor centre and walked the 3km round trip that took in Low Force and High Force. A beautiful section of the Pennine Way.Stunning falls.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank BRIAN Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Teesdale High Force waterfall is well worth a visit just to take in beautiful views of the countryside and the river Tees. There are two pathways to the falls:- First there is the lower (west) pathway, well signposted, for which there...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MikeSivo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First off, parking is cheap and the £1.50 that you pay for a ticket to access the fall goes back into maintaining the paths and grounds- well worth it, in my mind. Parking was quick and easy, and the kiosk was open so we got...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Mabherick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

High Force is ok. But over rated. It’s a single drop waterfall into a relatively small pool of water. I’d give it a 3 out of 10 as an attraction in its own right. The scenery is pretty but go any where in this part...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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martinndawn
October 16, 2018|
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Response from joycep883 | Reviewed this property |
I am 65 and if I was you I would park for free at the Bowles visitor center down the road and enjoy the beautiful 1.5 miles walk across the winch bridge and view the falls from the other side, It was so beautiful I can not... More
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Q7600LQrebeccaa
April 29, 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
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hanbanboodle
March 30, 2018|
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Response from K3180ZTseanm | Reviewed this property |
I would say no not suitable
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