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Eskdale, England
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All reviews lovely walk easy walk short walk crossing bridges st catherine narrow path hidden gem worth the effort beautiful scenery esk rain dalegarth rocks church trail woodland foliage
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited several waterfalls during our holiday but this was our favourite, the walk through the woods was lovely and the atmosphere around the falls is very special. Would love to visit when the rhododendrons are in flower.

Thank suew1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not sure whether this inspired the Herbal Essences and / or the Timotei adverts but it wouldn't surprise me. There's not much in the way to do once you get here but the dogs certainly enjoyed frolicking in the plunge pool. The only problems...More

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed August 23, 2018

After a trip on the Ravenglass - Eskdale railway we decided to do all of the little walks in the area. We visited the little church an did the circular trip up to the waterfall. I really wish that we had gone all the way...More

Thank ClaireAdamMoss
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We climbed up to the waterfall and it was beautiful. The ferns and woodland foliage so beautiful. Bit slippy in parts on the wet day we visited.

Thank EmmaDesH
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We (family of 4 with boys 8 and 10) enjoyed our ‘hike’ through the woodland walk which eventually crosses 3 wooden bridges and reaches final rock path to see the falls and water pool. Worth the effort if you are sure footed enough to manage...More

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Walked from fisherground camp sites about an hour. Can get ratty train part way back. Pleasant scenery past fields with the mountains in the distance. Most of walk through wooded area as is falls. It is quite spectacular, if you clamber down you can feel...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Although it was cold in the rain it is the ideal time to see the waterfall in full force. The walk there is fairly gentle uphill. Although slippery in places it didn’t feel dangerous. Good for all the family

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Cumbrias best kept secret... a great little place to gently stroll to with a great view... one to do.,,

Thank AltosPlatanos
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Go for a swim right into the falls if you dare But it's pretty cold in there! The last section of the walk has uneven steps and there's some clambering over rocks to get to the water.

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Another secret place to visit most people stay by the bridge lower down and swim but if you do decide to venture further up the Esk you are in for a treat .The walk follows the Esk and takes you up to the falls where...More

Thank Simon B
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June 1, 2018|
Response from Gaby X | Reviewed this property |
Probably the car park by Dalegarth Rail Station (Boot, Holmrook CA19 1TG)