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Cragend & Crow Crags from Housesteads
Introduction to Walk 3331

Photo from the walk - Cragend & Crow Crags from Housesteads

Nat Park - Northumberland

County/Area - Northumberland County

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.4 miles / 13.7 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Northumberland walk includes Hadrian's Wall and the Pennine Way. The route crosses some rough ground which can be rather boggy after heavy rain. 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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