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The Roman Camp at Chew Green
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Photo from the walk - The Roman Camp at Chew Green

Nat Park - Northumberland

County/Area - Northumberland County & Scottish Borders

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.8 miles / 9.4 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Time - 3 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

An interesting and sometimes solitary walk in the Northumnberland National Park. The prime objective is to visit the Roman Camp at Chew Green but the route also includes some wild border country with a brief section crossing the border into Scotland. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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