Walk ny110 Hardraw Force and Pike Hill from Hawes

England's highest waterfall - worth a visit


Route outline for walk ny110:

Hawes  -  The Pennine Way  -  The Herriot Way  -  Haylands Bridge  -  The River Ure  -  Hardraw  -  Hardraw Force  -  Shaw Gill Wood  -  Simonstone Hotel  -  High Shaw  -  Shivery Gill  -  Pike Hill  -  Abbotside Common  -  Low Clint  -  High Pasture Gate  -  Shutt Lane  -  Sedbusk  -  Hawes.



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

At 30m (100ft), Hardraw Force is the tallest single drop waterfall in England (above ground). It lies on private ground and can only be accessed through the Green Dragon Inn in Hardraw (fee payable - this is Yorkshire!). The volume of water is relatively small so the falls are best viewed after heavy rain.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL30
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 98
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk ny110 Hardraw Force and Pike Hill from Hawes

In no particular order . . .

Unusual fish waymark near Hawes

Unusual fish waymark near Hawes

Photo: Paul Harrison (8)

Early evening in Wenslydale seen from the campsite at Bainbridge Ings near Hawes

Early evening in Wenslydale seen from the campsite at Bainbridge Ings near Hawes

Photo: David Mann (3)

The River Ure near Haylands Bridge

The River Ure near Haylands Bridge

Photo: Paul Harrison (7)

Gayle Beck in the centre of Hawes

Gayle Beck in the centre of Hawes

Photo: Robert Hall (30)

Looking South down Wensleydale from Pike Hill

Looking South down Wensleydale from Pike Hill

Photo: Ian Lawrence (7)

Hawes Railway Station

Hawes Railway Station

Photo: Paul Harrison (9)

The River Ure, Hawes

The River Ure, Hawes

Photo: Paul Harrison (1)

*Looking down into Hawes from The Pennine Way

*Looking down into Hawes from The Pennine Way

Photo: Wayne Hill (44)

Hardraw Force

Hardraw Force

Photo: Glynn Trueman (28)

Hardraw Force

Hardraw Force

Photo: Ian Lawrence (2)

Looking North West from  Pike Hill

Looking North West from Pike Hill

Photo: Ian Lawrence (6)

Icicles near Hawes

Icicles near Hawes

Photo: Stuart Bradley (1)

The Church of St Mary and St John, Hardraw

The Church of St Mary and St John, Hardraw

Photo: Paul Harrison (3)

Hardraw from Simonstone Hotel

Hardraw from Simonstone Hotel

Photo: Ian Lawrence (4)

*Hardraw Force nr Hawes

*Hardraw Force nr Hawes

Photo: Ron Linton (13)

Gayle Beck, Gayle and Drumaldrace (Wether Fell) beyond from Hawes

Gayle Beck, Gayle and Drumaldrace (Wether Fell) beyond from Hawes

Photo: Robert Hall (32)

Looking back up Pike Hill from near Sedbusk

Looking back up Pike Hill from near Sedbusk

Photo: Ian Lawrence (8)

Shaw Gill Wood

Shaw Gill Wood

Photo: Glynn Trueman (26)

Shaw Gill Wood

Shaw Gill Wood

Photo: Glynn Trueman (27)

Looking North from  Pike Hill

Looking North from Pike Hill

Photo: Ian Lawrence (5)

A very dry Shivery Gill from Pike Hill

A very dry Shivery Gill from Pike Hill

Photo: Ian Lawrence (1)

Hawes from Pike Hill

Hawes from Pike Hill

Photo: Ian Lawrence (3)

The Green Dragon Pub, Hardraw

The Green Dragon Pub, Hardraw

Photo: Paul Harrison (2)

Hawes Church

Hawes Church

Photo: Robert Hall (31)


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