Northumberland

Description

Quiet district in North East England. Low at the coast, hilly inland. Hiking is good along the coast path, in the Cheviot Hills bordering with Scotland, on the Pennine Way, and a few other trails.

Trails in this region

Books

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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2013
  • St Oswald's Way and St Cuthbert's Way
  • This guidebook describes two long-distance trails through Northumberland and the Borders. St Oswald's Way is 97 miles from Heavenfield, near Hadrian's Wall. St Cuthbert's Way is 62 miles from Melrose. Both routes pass through the Northumberland National Park and partially follow the Northumberland Coast Path to meet at Holy Island. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2010
  • Walking in Northumberland
  • This guidebook contains detailed route descriptions for 36 day walks in Northumberland including the Cheviot Hills. The terrain varies from wild walks and craggy ascents to gentle riverside strolls. Each route ranges from 4 to 16 miles in length and there is the opportunity to link several walks together to create longer treks. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2009
  • Walking in the North Pennines
  • This handy guidebook describes 50 day walks across the North Pennines with routes suitable for all abilities. They cover a variety of terrain from gentle riverside strolls to rugged moorland walks. The selection of routes are mainly circular with some linear trails and range from 8km to 23km. Perfect for those seeking to explore the wild Pennines. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2009
  • The Reivers Way
  • A guidebook to walking the Reivers Way. Follow in the footsteps of the border reivers on this 240km (150 mile) route running from Corbridge to Alnmouth. The reivers route wanders through wild and scenic parts of Northumberland, and can be walked in 9 days. The book also includes variants and alternative routes. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Short Walks in Northumbria
  • A practical little walk guide to Northumbria endorsed by the Ramblers. All the walks are 5 miles or under in length and can easily be completed in less that 3 hours. 20 walks are included and use clear Ordnance Survey maps to show the route plus easy to follow walk descriptions. Northumbria offers diverse landscapes: the scenic North Sea Coast... Read more
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  • Durham and Northumberland: AA 50 Walks
  • Durham & Northumberland in the AA 50 Walks series; comprising an extensive range of walking guides helping you to explore the best walking routes in Great Britain. Each guide covers a total of 50 walks, many of which are circular, between 2-10 miles and also that are suitable for a range of different walking standards.Every walk in the guides... Read more
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Maps

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  • Berwick-upon-Tweed
  • Map No. 75, Berwick-upon-Tweed, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Wooler, Ilderton, Old Bewick, North Charlton, Rock, Empleton, Chillingham, Warenford, Chatton, Beadnell, Seahouses, Bamburgh, Belford, Doddington, Kirknewton, Milfield, Ford, Holburn, Lowick, Fenwick, Bowsden, Duddo, Ancroft, Norham, Scremerston,... Read more
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  • Cheviot Hills and Kielder Water
  • Map No. 80, Cheviot Hills and Kielder Water, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Bellingham, West Woodburn, Greenhaugh, Falstone, Elsdon, Otternurn, Rochester, Byrness, Harbottle, Alwinton, Hownam, Oxnam, Mossburnford, Camptown, Denholm, Bonchester Bridge, Chestern, Saughtree and Kielder, with the Northumberland... Read more
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  • Kelso and Coldstream
  • Map No. 74, Kelso and Coldstream, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Jedburgh, Duns, Oreston, Longformacus, Chirnside, Foulden, Hutton, Paxton, Whitsome, Polwarth, Westruther, Blythe, Bassendean, Greenlaw, Swinton, Horncliffe, Norham, Leitholm, Eccles, Gordon, Legerwood, Earlston, Stichill, Castle Heaton, Ford,... Read more
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  • Haltwhistle and Brampton
  • Map No. 86, Haltwhistle and Brampton, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Bewcastle, Hethersgill, Kirkcambeck, Gilsland, Stonehaugh, Greenhead, Henshaw, Low Row, Haydon Bridge, Catton, Lambley, Castle Carrock, Warwick Bridge, Wetheral, Cotehill, Newbiggin, Armathwaite, High Hesket, Kirkoswald, Croglin, Renwick,... Read more
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  • Hexham and Haltwhistle
  • Map No. 87, Hexham and Haltwhistle, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Garrigill, Leadgate, Alston, Nenthead, Lanehead, Rookhope, Waskerley, Allenheads, Spartylea, Ramshaw, Edmundbyers, Blachland, Sinderhope, Allendale Town, Ninebanks, Slaggyford, Eals, Bearsbridge, Whitley Chapel, Slayley, Stocksfield, Corbridge,... Read more
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  • Alnwick and Morpeth
  • Map No. 81, Alnwick and Morpeth, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Blyth, Bedlington, Whalton, Kirkwhelpington, Hartburn, Ashington, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, Ulgham, Netherwitton, Longhorsley, Widdrington Station, Longframlington, Broomhill, Amble, Swarland, Rothbury, Hepple, Sharperton, Netherton, Edlingham,... Read more
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  • Kelso and Coldstream OS ACTIVE Map
  • Map No. 74, Kelso and Coldstream, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Jedburgh, Duns, Oreston, Longformacus, Chirnside, Foulden, Hutton, Paxton, Whitsome, Polwarth, Westruther, Blythe, Bassendean, Greenlaw, Swinton, Horncliffe, Norham, Leitholm, Eccles, Gordon,... Read more
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  • Berwick-upon-Tweed OS ACTIVE Map
  • Map No. 75, Berwick-upon-Tweed, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Wooler, Ilderton, Old Bewick, North Charlton, Rock, Empleton, Chillingham, Warenford, Chatton, Beadnell, Seahouses, Bamburgh, Belford, Doddington, Kirknewton, Milfield, Ford, Holburn, Lowick,... Read more
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  • Cheviot Hills and Kielder Water OS ACTIVE Map
  • Map No. 80, Cheviot Hills and Kielder Water, in the waterproof and tear-resistant version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Bellingham, West Woodburn, Greenhaugh, Falstone, Elsdon, Otternurn, Rochester, Byrness, Harbottle, Alwinton, Hownam, Oxnam, Mossburnford, Camptown, Denholm, Bonchester Bridge, Chestern,... Read more
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  • Haltwhistle and Brampton OS ACTIVE Map
  • Map No. 86, Haltwhistle and Brampton, in the waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Bewcastle, Hethersgill, Kirkcambeck, Gilsland, Stonehaugh, Greenhead, Henshaw, Low Row, Haydon Bridge, Catton, Lambley, Castle Carrock, Warwick Bridge, Wetheral, Cotehill, Newbiggin,... Read more
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Walking holidays

Te Voet
Belgium
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Engeland - Northumberland * groepsreis
  • Overnacht in Nether Grange, een voormalig graanpakhuis met uitzicht op de Noordzee en prachtig zandstrand, fraai gelegen in het centrum van het historische kustplaatsje Alnmouth, wandel over klif- en kustpaden langs de Northumberland Heritage Coast, een Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, of in het Northumberland National Park, een zacht en... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Northumberland Coastal Path Self Guided Walking Holiday
  • A self guided walking holiday around the Northumberland Coastline. Starting your walking holiday in the fishing village of Cresswell, you follow the sweeping sands of Druridge, past the fishing port of Amble to the historic village of Warkworth where you can see Warkworth Castle - the first of many on the walk. Leaving Warkworth you pass... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • St Cuthbert's Way
  • A cross-border, self guided walking tour along St Cuthbert's Way. St Cuthbert’s Way is a historical self-guided walking tour through the Scottish Borders and Northumberland countryside. It finishes with a memorable walk across coastal flats to spectacular Holy Island, one of Europe’s most famous Christian sites. During your adventure you will... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way
  • Walking from Edale to Kirk Yetholm through the Peak District, The Yorkshire Dales and Northumberland. Starting in the village of Edale the first third of the walk takes you through the wild, open moorlands of the Peak District and Bronte country surrounding Haworth before reaching the beautiful scenery of the Yorkshire Dales and Three Peaks... Read more
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