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Crossthwaite common from Middleton-in-Teesdale
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Photo from the walk - Crossthwaite common from Middleton-in-Teesdale

Region - North Pennines

County/Area - Durham

Author - Nick Long

Length - 9.8 miles / 15.8 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Time - 6 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

This North Pennine walk explores the high land to the south west of Middleton-in-Teesdale. The route combines the rugged moorland of Harter Fell and Crossthwaite Common with the beauty of Holwick Scars and the pastures alongside the River Tees. The walk also includes a section of The Pennine Way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
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Length - 9.8 miles / 15.8 km
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Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km

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Length - 9.2 miles / 15 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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