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Worth the climb!

Parked in Dufton car park and then took the 3.1/2 mile Penine Way walk up to High Cup Nick. It's a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
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We can see our house from here!!!

Part of the Pennine Way crosses the top of the glacial valley the tiny trickle of High Cup Gill... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Appleby, United Kingdom
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Pennine Way | Dufton, Appleby, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parked in Dufton car park and then took the 3.1/2 mile Penine Way walk up to High Cup Nick. It's a gradual climb but the views get more and more stunning until you reach the canyon itself. We went back the same way (7 miles...More

Thank 8BigT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Part of the Pennine Way crosses the top of the glacial valley the tiny trickle of High Cup Gill (well it was a dry year) drops over the edge. It is hard to see how this contributed to the massive glacier creating the landscape before...More

1  Thank Brigantian1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Choose a nice sunny day (especially in the middle of winter) and walk straight up the middle you won't be disappointed. The closer you get the more imposing it looks but don't turn round until you've done the last bit of a scramble.

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve had my eye on visiting this for a long time but it’s too far to drive, hike and drive back in one day so I decided to sleep up there. It’s a really nice walk up the weather was clear and the views across...More

2  Thank QuakerChesterfield
Reviewed 2 September 2018

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

2  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
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