Scale Force, Cumbria The highest waterfall in the Lake District, Scale Beck lies south of Crummock Water, close to the village of Buttermere. Wordsworth described it as "a fine chasm, with a lofty, though but slender, fall of water." It can be reached from the Buttermere National Trust car park,
Thornton Force, Yorkshire The best of the many waterfalls found near Ingleton, on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, Thornton Force plunges 46ft in to the River Twiss. The Ingleton Waterfalls Trail, a 4.5-mile circular path, takes in Thornton and several other falls.
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