The Northeast Sights



High Force Review

The Upper Teesdale Valley's elemental nature shows its most volatile aspect in the sprays of England's highest waterfall, the 72-foot High Force. From the roadside parking lot it's a 10-minute walk through woodland to the massive rocks over which the water tumbles. Access is sometimes closed in bad weather. The waterfall is 15 miles northwest of Barnard Castle.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Off B6277, Barnard Castle | Map It
  • Phone: 01833/622209
  • Cost: £1.50; parking £2
  • Hours: Easter–Oct., daily 9:30–5; Nov.–Easter, open but unattended
  • Location: Barnard Castle
Updated: 06-10-2013

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