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Low Force waterfall

Low Force waterfall

Hiking Highlight

Created by komoot users
Recommended by 50 out of 51 hikers

This Highlight is in a protected area.

Please check local regulations for: North Pennines AONB

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  • Dan Hobson

    Low Force is a beautiful series of cascades on the River Tees. Along this section of Upper Teesdale, the river tumbles over the Whin Sill, a layer of hard dolerite rock which formed 295 million years ago from molten rock. Dolerite rock is known locally as whinstone.

    • January 14, 2021

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    2.3 mph
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Location: County Durham, England, United Kingdom

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