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High Force Waterfall

From £0.50
Forest in Teesdale
County Durham
DL12 0XH

Tel: +44 01833 622209

: +44 01833 622324

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High Force

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 2016
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    456
  • Very Good
    253
  • Average
    60
  • Poor
    10
  • Terrible
    12

Recent Reviews:

  • johnhouston2
    Knaresborough, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    This is a splendid waterfall.
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 3rd December 2017
    High Force is always worth a visit - especially at this time of year when the river is in full flood. The car park opposite costs £3 for the car, and if you want to visit the falls it is another... Read full review
  • davidbentley208
    East Sussex, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Sight seeing
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 27th November 2017
    Fantastic day walking down by the falls both high force then visited low force, then off to the pub for some lovely food and a pint. Read full review
  • lawrencecsullivan
    Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Spectacular
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 22nd November 2017
    The car park is relatively expansive and well made. However, as a Scot, I do not believe in charging for natural phenomena. I was disappointed that the walk was so short but the falls themselves are... 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 2017 - 30 Mar 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 16:00

* 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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