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Address: Lofthouse HG3 5SF, England
Phone Number: +44 1423 755666
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How Stean Gorge is a natural wonder. A small tight gorge cutting its way...

How Stean Gorge is a natural wonder. A small tight gorge cutting its way through the limestone with caves, narrow paths and foot bridges. It also has a cafe, camp site and an outdoor activity center that caters for the public from 7 years to 70 +

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Beautiful experience

Recently, I had a whole days adventure including gorge scrambling and caving! Thank you to Tom for an amazing experience! It was incredible and to be surrounded by friends and the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 October 2016
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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Recently, I had a whole days adventure including gorge scrambling and caving! Thank you to Tom for an amazing experience! It was incredible and to be surrounded by friends and the beautiful surroundings made it complete! Would definitely come again and recommend to all but be prepared to get your hands dirty!

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HowStean, Owner at How Stean Gorge, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, it is nice to know you can still have a great time in Octobur. More 

Fife, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We visited with our 8 year old, just afternoon visit. Highly recommend, great fun exploring gorge and using wires etc to traverse below main path for adventurous. Cave was excellent,seperate etrance - exit in camping area. deep and narrow - had good torch. All enjoyed exploring - son and I liked look of canyoing and via ferrata.

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HowStean, Manager at How Stean Gorge, responded to this review

Thank you we appreciate you kind comments. More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing, we visited with an age range of 4-67 and everyone loved every minute Definitely recommend

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HowStean, Manager at How Stean Gorge, responded to this review

Thank you. More 

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

A small group of us decided to go for some early winter camping and thought howsteen was close enough to us to go. It was the first time I have been here but not for my friends. The facility is brilliant with plenty of space, free to use fire pits and peace and quiet. 2 pubs are within a short... More 

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HowStean, Manager at How Stean Gorge, responded to this review

Thank you come again. More 

Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

I did the abseiling and gorge walking and what an experince. I sat in waterfalls, jumped into pools, scrambled through caves and walked through the cool water. I would recommend this experience for anybody.

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HowStean, Owner at How Stean Gorge, responded to this review

Sorry the water was cool. It is now cooler. Hope to see you again. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

My 11 yr old son and I came here in August. We did the big 5 activity day which was massively enjoyed by both me and him. And the photos and videos that were sent to us very shortly after were a very nice touch. The campsite has everything you need for a nice comfortable stay, including being allowed to... More 

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HowStean, Owner at How Stean Gorge, responded to this review

Thank you, look forward to seeing you again. ps Bring a spare set of keys. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

My friends and I recently got back from a weeks stay at How Stean Gorge. The campsite itself is beautiful, situated above the gorge with easy access to the Cafe, washing facilites and gorge. The caving expedition was 5 minutes drive from the campsite, the Via Ferrata was onsite and the canyoning approximately 75 minutes away. The caving was varied... More 

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HowStean, Owner at How Stean Gorge, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments, wasn't the weather great, very hot walk up Cautley Spout. Looking at Helicopter versions to the location now. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Great location. We arrived early for canoeing and so took the opportunity to go for a walk and have lunch at the cafe. The location is outstanding. The food and staff at the cafe - all lovely. Friendly people and filling portions. Canoeing - amazing experience. Victoria (our instructor) was friendly, professional and knowledgeable. Plus very patient when I panicked... More 

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HowStean, Owner at How Stean Gorge, responded to this review

Thank you, glad you had a good time. More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I'm a female in my early 50s and did the How Stean Big 5 - abseiling, caving, gorge scramble, via ferrata and canoeing. I had a great time. I felt that the instructors were really knowledgeable about the activities and had such skills to ensure everything was fun but safe. My favourite activities were the gorge scramble and the caving.... More 

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Look forward to seeing you again. Stan. More 

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Went today and did the abseiling and gorge walk was brilliant fun me and the Mrs really enjoyed it and had a very good instructor in Victoria very helpful and made the experience better thanks again.

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HowStean, Owner at How Stean Gorge, responded to this review

Thank you yes Victoria is a grand lass,(considering she's a Lancashire lass). More 

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