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High Force Waterfall

Middleton, County Durham, England

  • The top of the waterfall surrounded by green scenery at High Force Waterfall
  • A view of the waterfall at High Force Waterfall

Attraction Information

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Suitable for ages: Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)

Venue type: Outdoor

High Force Waterfall, England's largest waterfall, suddenly and spectacularly drops 70 feet into the plunge pool below!

The pretty woodland walk is approximately 1/3 of a mile, with several resting points along the way. It is a gently sloping gravel path. As you begin the descent down the gentle slope the well maintained path twists and turns giving a different view every few yards. The muffled rumble suddenly turns to a roar and the sight astounds you.

The waterfall is accessible via a well-maintained gravel path, which may pose difficulties for wheelchair users. Strong companions are advised.

There are approximately 26 steps down to the viewing area at the base of the falls; wheelchair users can view the falls from the top of the steps. There are also approximately 78 steps leading to the top of the waterfall, however there is no access onto the rocks at the top of the waterfall itself.

Designated disabled parking spaces are located closer to the woodland walk and to the gift shop and toilets.

Facilities

  • Picnics Allowed Picnics Allowed
  • Snacks Available Snacks Available
  • Toilets Available Toilets Available
  • Baby Changing Available Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Toilets Available Disabled Toilets Available
  • Parking Available On-site Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information

Address

Forest in Teesdale, Middleton, County Durham, DL12 0QG, England

Contact

Click here to visit High Force Waterfall's website
01833 640209

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Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Open all year round.

The gift shop is open seasonally from Easter until the end of October.

Pricing

Waterfall Walk

Adult: £1.50

Child (5 to 15 yrs): 50p

Concessions: £1

Car parking: £2

Canoe and kayak permits: from £3 per vessel

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