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a very recommended hike

This was a fantastic hike. The weather was mixed but we still could grasp the very impressive... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jochen S
Our very own Grand Canyon

We only live local but this was the first time doing this walk as we had seen it on TV.Can not... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Simon B
Penrith, England, United Kingdom
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Pennine Way | Dufton, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a fantastic hike. The weather was mixed but we still could grasp the very impressive canyon structure of the valley. highly recommended.

Thank Jochen S
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We only live local but this was the first time doing this walk as we had seen it on TV.Can not believe we had never done it before we set off from the carpark at Dufton and found the track very easily the walk up...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is a moderate walk 9.5 miles round trip, all up hill till High Cup nick ,although gradual. On a gloriously hot summer day we parked in Dufton in the car park. Dufton is a lovely wee hamlet. The on the Pennine way uphill to...More

2  Thank Owen R
Reviewed 1 July 2018

This was the highlight of our walking trip in England. Not an easy hike - but well worth the completely unspoiled landscape and scenery. Arriving at the end of the trail is a moment I'll never forget - sharing the peace and beauty with my...More

Thank PH113
Reviewed 4 May 2018

I did this walk last year on a clear sunny day, yet I was glad I had my hat and gloves with me when I reached the top as it was very cold and windy. I parked at Dufton and followed the Pennine Way steadily...More

2  Thank 938fjg
Reviewed 26 September 2017

A friend recommended seeing one of the least known, most underrated and most spectacular views in England. We set off from Newcastle on the long drive to Cow Green Reservoir in Upper Teesdale on a glorious August bank holiday. There are few places where you...More

1  Thank boyesy43
Reviewed 27 July 2017

high cup nick is stunning. This review is basically to give you TIPS: 1) The walk up is on a clear path, but I would take a map or follow the larger mining roads to avoid getting lost or onto a steep or dangerous track....More

2  Thank travellingsteenz
Reviewed 26 July 2017

High Cup Nick is a large glacial valley which provides magnificent views, particularly from the very top. The Pennine Way passes along the top, and many, including me, consider this the single most impressive point on the entire Pennine Way. Photos only give a very...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We walked back through the village of Dufton picking up a lane at the side of a Grand old house. Keeping Dufton pike to our left we went up through the old mines until we came to Great Runsdale Tarn. Following around the left hand...More

1  Thank Justin B
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is a 3.5 mile climb up from Dufton. About 50 yards after the Pennine Way leaves the road to Dufton there is a dirt lay bye capable of taking one or possibly two cars. The route is very clear and shorts can be worn...More

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