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Row Barn The Row, Lyth, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8DD
Canyoning is descending gorges and ghylls. Abseiling down huge waterfalls, dropping into swirling plunge pools and jumping into raging torrents of water.
- Rail station: Windermere/Oxenholme (7 miles)
- Parking: free
- Children welcome
Watermillock, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0JS
National Trust property. Main force falls 70ft, spanned by bridges. Footpath runs alongside river through woodland. 1 mile round walk can be extended. Junction of A592 and A5091. Pay car park has WC and café.
Grasmere, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9SX
Pools and falls cascading from Easedale Tarn. Mountain scenery. About 1 mile walk from the nearest road and car park. Take road to left after Heaton Cooper studio (Easedale Road).
Stonethwaite, Borrowdale Valley, Keswick, CA12 5XG
Also know as Fairy Glen. Nr Stonethwaite. Collection of quite large pools and small falls, some wooded areas alongside the river.
Tthe Dash, Nr Bassenthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4QX
Cascades totalling 246ft. From A591 up east side of Bassenthwaite Lake turn right to Orthwaite. Park near Peter House Farm and take road that becomes a track. About 5 mile easy round walk.
Dalegarth, Eskdale Valley, Cumbria, CA19 1TD
LDNP property. Deep and narrow gorge on Stanley Ghyll. Turning to falls marked after Eskdale vicarage. National Trust car park. About 1.5 miles along lane into wood and then upstream. Walk branches up steps to right. EXTREME CARE NEEDED.
Buttermere, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9XA
At 172 ft the highest fall in Lakeland. Hidden in tree-lined cleft. 2.5 miles from Buttermere car park - follow signs to fall. Care needed in scrambling to foot of fall.
Coniston Coppermines, Consion, Cumbria, LA21 8HP
Situated in the upper Coppermines valley, an area famous for both its walks and its 17C coppermining, these attractive falls on Church Beck are en route to the 1500 feet Levers Water reservoir and are well worth a visit.
Caldbeck, Cumbria, CA7 8EA
Limestone gorge falls. Park near village pond in Caldbeck. Walk down hill to farm with 'Howk' on barn end, follow the path for a further 0.5 mile.
Borrowdale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UX
In a ravine behind The Lodore Falls Hotel. This 40 ft fall is surrounded by woods and crags. Parking 0.5 mile from entrance to falls behind Hotel or take launch down Derwentwater. On property owned by hotel - small charge for access.
Skelwith Bridge, Langdale, Nr Ambelside, Cumbria, LA22 9NN
On the Brathay river behind Skelwith Bridge Hotel. Small but delightful 16ft drop.
Force Mills, Sattherthwaite, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 8LQ
Near Satterthwaite, Grizedale, Ambleside. Known locally as Force Forge. In open woodland. Park at Forest car park at Blind Lane.
Borrowdale Valley, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5XJ
Taylor Gill Force is situated at Stockley Bridge, Seathwaite, on the path between Seathwaite and Sty Head, at the head of the beautiful Borrowdale Valley.
Colwith, Little Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9NU
Stunning waterfall falling approx 55 feet.Situated on the River Brathay.Great views from the falls. Limited parking by stream at bottom of hill. Less than 0.5 mile through oak woodland.
Seathwaite, Borrowdale, Cumbria, CA12 5XJ
Long cascade over slabs, easily seen. Park at Seathwaite Farm. Steep path and scramble. About 0.5 mile walk.
Thirlmere Reservoir, Wythburn, Cumbria, -
Commence from the Dob Gill Car Park around a kilometre along the road from Wythburn on the western bank of Thirlmere. Take the footpath that ascends through woodland from the back of the car park.
Stockghyll Brow, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9BX
Follow the lane behind Barclays Bank in Ambleside Village. About 1 mile round. Multiple fall of 90ft in woodland with clear paths and bridges.
Great Langdale, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9JU
National Trust property on main footpath up to Langdale Pikes. A lovely river walk past small and larger falls.