High Force Waterfall - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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Forest in Teesdale
County Durham
DL12 0XH

Tel: +44 01833 622209

Tel: +44 01833 622324

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high force waterfall, teesdale, county durham. attraction

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£1.50 per ticket type
Child (under 16yrs )£0.50 per ticket type

Car parking £3 per car. £2 per motorcycle. Payment is via an Honesty Box if no attendant is present.

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction

Awards

  • Visit EnglandVAQAS VAQAS 2019

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    618
  • Very Good
    319
  • Average
    77
  • Poor
    17
  • Terrible
    38

Recent Reviews:

  • Liz M
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    An exhilarating walk
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 12th March 2020
    We wanted to see the Force after so much rain, and it was truly spectacular, with the spray being felt easily from the path. We were still able to climb down to the level of the water, but you have... Read full review
  • Atlasman1963
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    High Force in flood.
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th March 2020
    In the area for a wedding. Decided to visit falls as we had not been in area over a weekend for a few years. Stayed at the Morritt at Greta Bridge. Sunday morning travelled up to High Force. River... Read full review
  • Michelle B
    Water at its most powerful
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 17th March 2020
    We parked at the visitors centre and crossed the road and followed the signs down to Low Force. Amazing waterfalls, spent a while watching the canoeists coming over the waterfalls. Walked up the... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge) - £2.00 per car

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - On short leads only.

Access Information

Opening Times

Winter Season (1 Nov 2019 - 30 Mar 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00
Season (1 Apr 2020 - 31 Oct 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

* October - Easter: Visitor facilities closed. In adverse weather it may be necessary to close High Force in the interest of safety, please check the weather forecast before travelling. Closed Christmas Day.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A66. From the A1(M) take the A66 to Bowes/Barnard Castle turn off and pick up the signs for High Force, which is on B6277 Middleton in Teesdale to Alston Road.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train station - DarlingtonNearest bus stop - Forest in Teesdale (timings depend on season and day)

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