High Force Waterfall

From £0.50
Forest in Teesdale
County Durham
DL12 0XH

Tel: +44 01833 622209

Tel: +44 01833 622324

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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

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    560
  • Very Good
    294
  • Average
    73
  • Poor
    15
  • Terrible
    28

Recent Reviews:

  • Nossifoto
    Roatan, Honduras
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Powerful waterfall in the heart of the UK!
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 17th May 2019
    Normally when Someone mentions ‘waterfall’ you automatically think of some tropical jungle cascade... however high force waterfall is a truly spectacular place to visit! Super easy parking, pay... Read full review
  • Jo M
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    As others have commented what a rip off
    1 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th May 2019
    Nothing to tell you the car park has ANPR (which I think is illegal) I paid £3 to park but I incorrectly entered reg number so I am now awaiting £100 fine. After paying for 3 hrs parking for a 20... Read full review
  • Alison52
    Bordon, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Stunning!
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 26th May 2019
    Paid for the public car park but later found we could have redeemed this against the entry to the waterfall. The path to High Force is well maintained and an easy walk and the waterfall itself... 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

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