Skelwith Force, Ambleside

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  • Walked past here recently and you can walk right up over the rocks to the edge. It had rained quite heavily prior to our walk so the falls were really flowing quite fast! Great views!  more »
  • We Parked at the silverwhaite carpark which is free for first 20 minutes. You can see the waterfall and be back in less than 20 minutes but the walk next to the river to Elterwater is so peaceful and ...  more »
  • We loved how "unknown" Skelwith felt. When walking, it was uncommon to pass anyone else. You can walk right to the edge of the falls across uneven rocks if you want, which was fun. We walked all the w...  more »

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