This is one of the Northern Pennines classic walks with the goal being High Cup Nick, one of Northern Englands geological wonders. High Cup Nick is a classic U-shaped glaciated valley high on the western flanks of the North Pennines. A deep chasm on the Pennine fellside resembling a scar that could have been caused by a meteorite this famous place is a dramatic geological formation and part of the well-known Whin Sill. Formed by the sturdiness of grey-blue dolerite the crags are spectacular. High Cup Nick is on the Pennine Way and can be reached from Cow Green on the border of Cumbria and County Durham, or as this walk demonstrates, from Dufton in the Eden Valley. This movie is fimed from above the northern crag of High Cup Nick. Read about the walk at walkingenglishman.com/northernengland01.htm

Loading more stuff…

Hmm…it looks like things are taking a while to load. Try again?

Loading videos…