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Northumberland County Walks,
Walking Routes & Hiking Trails

The Northumberland walks listed below allow you to explore this scenically varied area. Highlights include the bracing coast including Lindisfarne, and the wild moors and hills of Cheviots. Many of the walks also allow you to explore castles and other historic buildings, interesting villages, and small bustling harbours. All the walks are free to download and print, and all routes have GPS files.


 
WalkDescriptionGradeMiles
1805An introduction to the Breamish Valleyeasy2.00
3404Hadrian's Wall - Cawfields to Steel Riggeasy/mod3.50
2815Pennypie and Blanchland from Baybridgeeasy/mod3.75
2677A circuit of Doddington Moor easy3.80
1314College Valley, Hethpool, Great Hetha and Elsdon Burneasy/mod4.00
2738Budle Bay from Bamburgheasy4.00
3344Holy Island & Lindisfarne Castle Circular easy4.30
3242Holy Island - Lindisfarne Castle & Emmanuel Headeasy4.40
1202The Simonside Hills near Rothburyeasy4.50
3335Howick & Cullernose Point from Craster easy4.50
1199Dunstanburgh Castle from Crastereasy4.50
3343Hadrian's Wall - Walltown Crags & Aesicaeasy/mod5.00
2671Hotbank Crags & Houesteads from Vindolanda easy5.30
3353The Roman Camp at Chew Green easy/mod5.80
1942Watson's Pike & Hexhamshire Commoneasy/mod6.00
3646Hethpool, Sutherland Bridge & Great Hethamoderate6.00
3522Bamburgh Castle circular easy/mod7.50
1200Windy Gyle from Coquet Valleymoderate7.50
1677Peel Crags & Winshield Crags from Vindolanda easy/mod7.80
1198Hadrian's Wall from Steel Riggmoderate8.00
3315Warlaw Pike & Birkside Fell from Blanchlandmoderate8.00
3331Cragend & Crow Crags from Housesteads easy/mod8.40
2299The Cheviot from College Valleymoderate9.00
3085The Dodd & Wether Cairn from Alwinton moderate9.50
3644★☩Blackhaggs Rigg & Great Hetha from Hethpoolmoderate9.60
1477Bellingham to Kiln Rigg by Pennine Way Circularmoderate14.25
1478Circular incl. Pennine Way from Ladyhill to Bellinghammoderate16.00
2803Hadrian's Wall and Haughton Commonhard20.00

★ GPS file    ☩ Route profile

 

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