Bowlees Visitor Centre

Bowlees
Newbiggin
County Durham
DL12 0XF

Tel: +44 01833 622145

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Guide Prices

Car parking (small voluntary charge) is available at the nearby picnic area.

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousNorth East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold North East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold 2016
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    174
  • Very Good
    83
  • Average
    12
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • anythingwilldo_9
    Derby
    Worth parking to do the waterfall walk
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 23rd September 2019
    This is the best place to park for anyone doing the Low Force to High Force walk. Just walk down from the visitor centre to Low Force waterfalls. It’s then a lovely walk along the river to High... Read full review
  • 932alisonk
    Wetherby, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Wonderful tearoom
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 23rd September 2019
    Visited the tearoom in the visitor centre today. Beautiful building and setting, staff were absolutely lovely, really friendly and helpful. My husband had a sausage sandwich, really good quality... Read full review
  • Eric860
    Macclesfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Excellent friendly cafe
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th October 2019
    We popped into the cafe (The Ford Kitchen) at the Bowlees visitor centre twice this week for tea and cake after a walk in the area. Both times the (different) staff were very friendly and helpful and... Read full review

Facilities

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free) - Donation requested.

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - also allowed downstairs in visitor centre - includes cafe

Access Information

Opening Times

2019 (16 Feb 2019 - 30 Sept 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

* Shorter hours and weekend working may be introduced between Oct - Dec. Please confirm before visit 01833 622145

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Barnard Castle take B6277 north west through Middleton in Teesdale. Visitor Centre is on right just past Newbiggin.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest railway station is Darlington Station.

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