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A short, steep walk into an eerie atmospheric valley

We had a lovely walk in the fog and rain with our dog (on a lead as there are vertical drops). It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jamie H
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Brilliant walk

It took us about three hours from the car park just off the main road - although we spent a lot of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mbetowler
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely walk in the fog and rain with our dog (on a lead as there are vertical drops). It is quite steep and slippery when wet also worth noting that there was a rock slide that made it a tricky scramble (dog...More

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It took us about three hours from the car park just off the main road - although we spent a lot of time taking pictures. Lovely relaxing walk, good views.

1  Thank mbetowler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a scenic and moderately difficult hike to a hidden (lost) valley. There are numerous small waterfalls along the way, and the valley itself, when you finally get there, is quite scenic. For the most part, the trail is reasonably evident, and it is...More

2  Thank Ed L
Reviewed 15 October 2018

You need quite a good level of fitness to follow this trail but it is worth the effort. The path is relatively easy to find but quite steep most of the way up. At the top of the trail you get your reward which is...More

1  Thank hamdrip
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This is a hike, there’s a path to follow and it’s about 300m of elevation gain, it’s only about 2km to the valley. Could be slippy when wet. For the love of god make sure you go left when you come to a river just...More

2  Thank EdinburgerStu
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Not at all too difficult, my parents (65+) both easily hiked it. Absolutely stunning, even in pouring rain. Was fun to cross the river although cold AF!

2  Thank absolutelli
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this walk up to the hidden valley. It’s definitely worth the hike up through the gorge- it takes about 45 mins to an hour each way. A short, but dramatic hike. Some parts are quite scrambly, so be prepared with footwear (hiking boots)....More

1  Thank 538khm
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We loved this walk ..it's a scramble at times but our 11 year old did into problem...crossing over the river was tricky as it was high ..I think the best way would be to talk off your shoes and paddle across like I saw some...More

2  Thank samg168
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth a short hike in any weather. We walked in torrential rain and could still see the beauty of this magnificent place. The hike is easy for those who walk regularly, there is a decent path which takes you to the heart of the...More

1  Thank JMadsen76
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I would recommend this hike. Few areas needing scrambling. But there was good foot traffic, which always makes me feel safer! Gorgeous views!!

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Emilio C
6 May 2018|
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Response from Con42 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I have walked this many times and although not a difficult walk you have to be prepared. Definitely need boots or something with ankle support , no one should walk in trainers as no grip and slip when wet. Also no jeans... More
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Pinkflyingfish
1 April 2018|
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Response from Con42 | Reviewed this property |
City Link bus passes the car park so may stop but you would need to check
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Clyde87
6 March 2018|
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Response from MichaelEdinburgh | Reviewed this property |
About an hour each way. The route is easy to follow. Although I wouldn't say it was well marked out, you'd struggle to get lost.
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