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An introduction to the Breamish Valley
Introduction to Walk 1805

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Nat Park - Northumberland

County/Area - Northumberland County

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km

Ascent - 495 feet / 150 metres

Time - 1 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy

A short walk in the Northumberland National Park that provides an introduction to the scenery of the Breamish valley. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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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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