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A history trail

Pendle Hill is most famous, or should I say infamous, for the Pendle Witch trials of 1612. Today... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lincoln, United Kingdom
First time climb!

After saying for a long time we were gonna walk up here, we finally did! We parked at the bottom... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
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Site of 17th-century witch trials.
Barley, England
+44 1282 696937
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All reviews great walk stone steps pendle witch circular walk the main car park heart rate well worth the effort worth the climb steeped in history breathtaking views walking group trig point pay and display bank holiday weekend walking boots blackpool tower steady climb
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pendle Hill is most famous, or should I say infamous, for the Pendle Witch trials of 1612. Today, thousands of visitors are attracted by the history and folklore of the area, with a handful of walking trails to follow across the landscape, all under the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank michaelcowton
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Went to the Nick of Pendle and admired the fantastic view from not far from the road on a windy day. Will be coming back sometime and determined to have a proper walk and get to the top.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jacqueline G
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

After saying for a long time we were gonna walk up here, we finally did! We parked at the bottom, near the entrance road. Two kids in tow we climbed the “stepped” path up! I have to say we stopped briefly a few times for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank linds24
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Just arrived from the latest HH werkend re: Pendle Hill 5-7oct ...WOW !!!!!! what a marvelous weekend ...steeped in history..intrigue...fear...luxury and hosted by two remarkable guides Sally and Kerry who were awesome ...they made the trip and are assets to HH. A MUST GO for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ptdiscenza
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We climbed pendle Hill for the first time with our 4 children. We parked on the road side by the farm track entrance to shorten the journey for little legs. Really enjoyed the trip up and back down. We did the steps route going up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gillian C
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We walked the yellow route which is 2 hours and the steepest route. Admittedly it took us over 2 hours as we had a 6 month old on our backs so stopped for a long lunch on route. It’s easy to find the path and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

I've been all over the world, but since I was a kid, this hill has been my shadow. Always there looking over my town. I've climbed it countless times in my life and it's the place I go to get away from the world and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank alistaire l
Reviewed 13 September 2018

started in carpark at Barley £1 in honesty box snack bar and toilets.The Pendle circular walk is very well signposted the paths are all in good condition.The view from the top is stunning.The whole walk of 5+ miles was very enjoyable and well worth the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank C3566VBdavidn
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fab, can’t rate it highly enough, we booked through a company called Dusk till Dawn and we had a historian called Simon Entwistle who believe me is a walking history book with knowledge of the area and very amusing also. We were in a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We opted to park away from the car park and do just the stairs up/down with a four year old climbing and baby in sling. We were up to the trig point and back to the car within 2h5m (though we have a very active...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mary N
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Richard B
20 August 2018|
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Response from Maureen B | Reviewed this property |
If you are going up the hill via the sharp end which is a very steep climb many park on the side of the road just out of the village of Barley and walk along the track before heading up the path to the top. But if you are... More
Ellen T
18 August 2018|
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Response from billyofficialt | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ellen T! It would take up to about 2 hours to get up pendle and another 2 hours to get down but it would take longer if you love great scenery
28 July 2018|
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Response from neilandt | Reviewed this property |
No,there isn’t.