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“working quarry”(41 reviews)
“fantastic views”(21 reviews)
“coldstones cut”(29 reviews)
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Pateley Bridge, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If in the area a must see, at least to satisfy curiosity. After leaving the car park a steady incline over partially rough track brings you to a giant cycle sculpture which you must not climb. As if. The spiralling structure gives splendid views across...More

Thank Benny T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited last week unfortunately 60+ mph winds so did not stay long spectacular views all round. The seating arrangement just above the car alcove sheltered us from the winds

Thank _rgbrooks1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Impressive spot..... tremendous views across the dales and spectacular location at the edge of the working quarry.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Short walk uphill from car park. Interesting lime kiln remains en route. Sculpture is interesting and view from the top is far reaching on a clear day. Surprising view of the working quarry below. Very informative boards. Some of the distances and directions on the...More

Thank AEM63
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Beautiful atmospheric attraction - well worth spending a few minutes here in this excellent sculpture

Thank Lord E
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing modern sculpture some 450m high with panoramic views over Nidderdale! Wrap up warm & make a unforgettable visit!

Thank John P
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is a lookout over an open cut quarry as well as the surrounding countryside. It was a steep climb from the car park but worth it

Thank MarjofromBrissie
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This place is best for the view of offers across the Yorkshire landscape and into a huge quarry. I’m more sceptical as to the notion it’s art but it well made and has some style.

Thank Davescunningplan
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We stopped to have a look at the Toft lime kilns ...a place we had visited years ago! Not knowing anything about the cold stones cut we decided to have a look....and so glad we did! Despite having a few leg problems even I managed...More

Thank KathrynT
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Spotted this on TripAdvisor and decided to give it a go on New Year's Eve. Checked the weather forecast which suggested 40mph winds! Thankfully the wind blew itself out overnight so we headed out. Now I have MS and struggle to walk on uneven ground...More

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Response from Trish N | Reviewed this property |
It is free! Well worth a trip - parking is also free