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The Cheviot from College Valley
Introduction to Walk 2299

Photo from the walk - The Cheviot from College Valley

Nat Park - Northumberland

County/Area - Northumberland County & Scottish Borders

Author - Paul Gasson

Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

Ascent - 2100 feet / 636 metres

Time - 6 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Northumberland walk tackles the Cheviot, the highest summit in the National Park. The route chosen needs some pre-planning but offers the most interesting walk to this somewhat secretive mountain. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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