Walk ny144 Hardraw Force from Hawes

England's highest waterfall - well worth a visit


Route outline for walk ny144:

Hawes  -  The Pennine Way  -  The Herriot Way  -  Haylands Bridge  -  The River Ure  -  Hardraw  -  Hardraw Force  -  West House  -  Simonstone Hotel  -  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 ny144 Hardraw Force from Hawes

In no particular order . . .

Hardraw Force

Hardraw Force

Photo: Ian Lawrence (2)

Hawes Railway Station

Hawes Railway Station

Photo: Paul Harrison (9)

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)

Looking back up Pike Hill from near Sedbusk

Looking back up Pike Hill from near Sedbusk

Photo: Ian Lawrence (8)

The Church of St Mary and St John, Hardraw

The Church of St Mary and St John, Hardraw

Photo: Paul Harrison (3)

*Looking down into Hawes from The Pennine Way

*Looking down into Hawes from The Pennine Way

Photo: Wayne Hill (44)

*Hardraw Force nr Hawes

*Hardraw Force nr Hawes

Photo: Ron Linton (13)

Unusual fish waymark near Hawes

Unusual fish waymark near Hawes

Photo: Paul Harrison (8)

Icicles near Hawes

Icicles near Hawes

Photo: Stuart Bradley (1)

Hawes Church

Hawes Church

Photo: Robert Hall (31)


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