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

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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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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Netherlands
2009
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Netherlands
2009
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2016
  • The Book of the Bothy
  • A celebration of 26 of the author's favourite bothies, as she shares her memories of her favourite 'stone tents' all over the UK in remote and wild locations. Packed with expert advice on how to make use of these 'free, old, empty houses' from packing lists to bothy etiquette and the best walks into these remote locations. Read more
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2015
  • The Book of the Bothy
  • A celebration of 26 of the author's favourite bothies, as she shares her memories of her favourite 'stone tents' all over the UK in remote and wild locations. Packed with expert advice on how to make use of these 'free, old, empty houses' from packing lists to bothy etiquette and the best walks into these remote locations. Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2016
  • 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 runs 97 miles from Heavenfield near Hadrian's Wall. St Cuthbert's Way is 62 miles from Melrose. Both routes pass through Northumberland National Park and follow part of the Northumberland Coast Path to meet at Holy Island. Read more
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2016
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2012
  • The Pennine Way
  • Guidebook to the Pennine Way National Trail. The 270-mile route from Edale to Kirk Yetholm typically takes around 18 days to walk. Suitable for fit and experienced long distance walkers and backpackers, the book gives a step by step route description of the Pennine Way in 20 stages illustrated with OS mapping and profiles. Read more
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United Kingdom
2012
  • The Pennine Way
  • Guidebook to the Pennine Way National Trail. The 270-mile route from Edale to Kirk Yetholm typically takes around 18 days to walk. Suitable for fit and experienced long distance walkers and backpackers, the book gives a step by step route description of the Pennine Way in 20 stages illustrated with OS mapping and profiles. Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2012
  • Pennine Way
  • Martin Collins’ Cicerone guide to The Pennine Way explores one of Britain’s best know national trails. Often challenging, the long distance walk has essential information designed to help you plan and complete the trip from Edale to Kirk Yetholm. 268 miles in total, the route takes 2-3 weeks to complete in one walk, though the guide also offers... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2012
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2010
  • Wandelgids The Pennine Way - Engeland | Cicerone press |
  • De Cicerone wandelgids heeft een handzaam formaat, de informatie in de gidsen is steeds bijzonder compleet. De wandelingen zijn geordend per streek, met diverse uitstapjes in de locale historie. Start/eindpunt, afstand en hoogteverschillen zijn aangegeven. Daarnaast bevat de gids algemene informatie: een handige lijst van... Read more
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2016
  • Walking in the North Pennines
  • This guidebook describes 50 day walks across the North Pennines, England's remotest Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty taking in parts of Cumbria, County Durham and Northumberland. Most of the routes are circular and they range from 5 to 14 miles, with something to suit all abilities. Route descriptions are accompanied by 1:50K OS mapping. Read more
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United Kingdom
2016
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2016
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Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2016
  • The Pennine Way - the Path, the People, the Journey
  • A portrait of the The Pennine Way, Britain's oldest and best known long-distance footpath, stretching for 268 miles from the Derbyshire Peak District to the Scottish Borders. It charts the path's remarkable history, and walkers past and present relate their experiences of this commanding, exhilarating and complex path. Read more
Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
2015
  • 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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United Kingdom
2010
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2010
  • Northumberland Walking
  • Alan Hall’s Cicerone guide to Walking in Northumberland is an extensive survey of some of the best walking opportunities in one of England’s most northerly counties. A collection of 36 walks guides those exploring the area through a diverse landscape ranging from wild walks, craggy ascents and forest treks to gentle riverside strolls. Endless... Read more
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2010
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  • Ely, Wisbech & Downham Market OS Landranger Map 143 (paper)
  • Cambridgeshire around Ely, Wisbech and Downham Market, including part of the E2 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 143 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each... Read more
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  • Colchester, Halstead & Maldon OS Landranger Map 168 (paper)
  • Colchester, Halstead and Maldon area, including part of the E2 European Long-distance Path, on a paper version of map No. 168 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each Landranger title... Read more
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  • Peak District Dark Peak OS Explorer Map OL1 (paper)
  • Peak District’s Dark Peak area on a detailed topographic and GPS compatible map OL1, paper version, from the Ordnance Survey`s 1:25,000 Explorer series. Highlights of the area include Kinder Scout, Bleaklow, Black Hill, the start of the Pennine Way at Edale, Derwent Valley Heritage Way, Ladybower Reservoir and Glossop.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: this... Read more
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  • North York Moors Western OS Explorer Active Map OL26 (waterproof)
  • The western part of the North York Moors National Park on a detailed topographic and GPS compatible map OL26, waterproof version, from the Ordnance Survey’s 1:25,000 Explorer series. Coverage extends from Ampleforth in the south northwards to Saltburn-by-the-Sea, and from Ingleby Arncliffe to Danby, Castleton and Hutton-le-Hole, and includes... Read more
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Maps

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United Kingdom
  • Peak District North XT25
  • The northern part of the Peak District at 1:25,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant, GPS compatible, double-sided map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. Coverage extends from Marsden and Holmbridge in the north to beyond Glossop in the south, and includes the Bottoms / Valehouse / Rhodeswood / Torside / Woodhead... Read more
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  • Peak District North Harvey Superwalker XT25 Map
  • The northern part of the Peak District at 1:25,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. Coverage extends from Marsden and Holmbridge in the north to beyond Glossop in the south, and includes the Bottoms / Valehouse / Rhodeswood / Torside / Woodhead Reservoirs, Howden / Derwent... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Cheviot Hills & Kielder Water
  • 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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  • Scarborough, Bridlington and Filey
  • Map No. 101, Scarborough, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Bridlington, Carnaby, Burton Agnes, Lowthorpe, Kilham, Langtoft, Fumber, Sledmere, Wharran le Street, West Lutton, Thwing, Flamborough, Burton Flaming, Weaverthorpe, Wintringham, Wold Newton, Reighton, Hunmanby, Filey, Staxton, Sherburn, West Knapton,... Read more
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  • Skegness and Horncastle
  • Map No. 122, Skegness and Horncastle, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Louth, Mablethorpe, Spilsby, Alford, Woodhall Spa, Mareham le Fen, Stockford, Tattershall, Frithville, Sibsey, Wrangle, Eastville, Friskney, Wainfleet All Saints, Little Steeping, Burgh le Marsh, Great Steeping, Ingoldmells, Chapel St Leonards,... Read more
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  • Leicester, Coventry and Rugby
  • Map No. 140, Leicester, Coventry and Rugby, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Nuneaton, Hinckley, Atherstone, Bedworth, Lutterworth, Kenilworth, Austrey, Appleby Magna, Twycross, Thornton, Ratby, Ansley, Desford, Market Bosworth, Polesworth, Stoke Golding, Earl Shilton, Wigston, Whetstone, Croft, Hartshill, Ansley,... Read more
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  • Peak District Central XT25
  • The central part of the Peak District at 1:25,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant, GPS compatible, double-sided map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. Coverage extends from west of New Mills and Whaley Bridge in the west to Sheffield and from the Derwent Reservoir in the north to Buxton, and includes... Read more
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  • Peak District Central Harvey Superwalker XT25 Map
  • The central part of the Peak District at 1:25,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services in their Superwalker series. Coverage extends from west of New Mills and Whaley Bridge in the west to Sheffield, and from the Derwent Reservoir in the north to Buxton, and includes Chapel-en-le-Firth, Castleton, Kinder Scout,... Read more
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United Kingdom
2010
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United Kingdom
2010
  • St Cuthbert`s Way
  • St Cuthbert`s Way, a 100km /62 miles trail from Melrose Abbey in the Scottish Borders to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, presented by Rucksack Readers in handy A5 size, spiral-bound, waterproof guide with mapping at 1:100,000. Coverage includes a high-level option over the Cheviot Hills.The guide provides general advice on when to go,... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2010
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2010
  • Wandelgids St. Cuthbert's Way | Rucksack Readers |
  • Lange afstandswandelgids van de St. Cuthbert's Way wandeling. Wandelgids met kaarten en beschrijving. op waterbestendig papier, in spiraalbinding. Follow the footsteps of St Cuthbert in this easy-going walk of 62 miles (100 km) from Melrose Abbey in the Scottish Borders to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne in the North Sea. The route winds... Read more
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  • Stoke-on-Trent and Macclesfield
  • Map No. 118, Stoke-on-Trent and Macclesfield, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Newcastle-under-Lyme, Forsbrook, Woore, Audlem, Aston, Madeley, Betley, Hough, Nantwich, Alsager, Kidsgrove, Endon, Cheddleton, Leek, Biddulph, Crewe, Church Minshull, Elworth, Sandbach, Congleton, Middlewich, Winsford, Holmes Chapel,... Read more
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  • Grimsby, Louth and Market Rasen
  • Map No. 113, Grimsby, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Market Rasen, Louth, Manby, Saltfleetby St Peter, Alvingham, Saltfleet, Fotherby, Ludford, Walesby, Clacby, Binbrook, Ludborough, Fulstow, North Somercotes, Ashby cum Fenby, Tetney, Waltham, Beelsby, Caistor, Swallow, Great Limber, Keelby, Laceby, Heeling,... Read more
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  • Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick and Banbury
  • Map No. 151, Stratford-upon-Avon, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Warwick, Banbury, Royal Leamington Spa, Henley-in-Arden, Norton Lindsey, Willoughby, Southam, Napton on the Hill, Bishop Read more
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  • Pennine Bridleway South & Mary Towneley Loop
  • The southern part of the Pennine Bridleway, a 118km / 74 mile section between Middleton in Derbyshire and the Mary Towneley Loop on the border of Lancashire and Yorkshire, presented at 1:40,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The Pennine Bridleway runs roughly parallel with the Pennine Way but is designed... Read more
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Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart - Fietskaart Pennine Bridleway | Harvey Maps |
  • Mooie, duidelijke kaart van de Pennine Bridle Way in Noord-Engeland. Geplastificeerd met veel extra informatie en uitsnedes van de route. Pennine Bridleway South map - Derbyshire to South Pennines Map of the 73 mile (117km) southern section of this new National Trail. Covers the part of the route opened on 27 May 2004, from Derbyshire to the... Read more
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  • Cheltenham and Cirencester, Stow-on-the-Wold
  • Map No. 163, Cheltenham and Cirencester, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000 including Stow-on-the-Wold, Northleach, Burford, Carterton, Lechlade on Thames, Fairford, Farringdon, Highworth, Cricklade, Tetbury, Crudwell, Oaksey, Minety, Broad Blunsdon, Longcot, Whelford, South Cerney, Kemble, Tarlton, Rodmarton, Poulton,... Read more
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  • Lincoln and Newark-on-Trent
  • Map No. 121, Lincoln and Newark-on-Trent, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Gainsborogh, Market Rasen, Hemswell Cliff, Lea, Marton, Sturton by Stow, Ingham, Faldingworth, Welton, East Barkwith, Wragby, Langworth, Scampton, Laughterton, Saxilby, Reepham, Skellingthorpe, Sutton on Trent, Collingham, Swinderby,... Read more
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  • Sheffield and Huddersfield, Glossop and Holmfirth
  • Map No. 110, Sheffield and Huddersfield, in the Ordnance Survey Landranger series at 1:50,000, including Glossop, Holmfirth, Ripponden, Slaithwaite, Marsden, Meltham, Honley, Fenay Bridge, Horbury, Sharlston Common, West Bretton, Royston, Darton, Denby Dale, Barnsley, Worsbrough, Penistone, Crow Edge, Holme, Dunford Bridge, Hoyland,... Read more
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Walking holidays

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
  • St Oswalds Way
  • Self guided walking tour on St Oswald's Way from Lindisfarne to Heavenfield. The St Oswald’s Way is a fascinating, historical 97 mile walk through some of the finest landscapes in Northumberland. The walk hugs the coastline heading south from Holy Island before heading inland across beautiful countryside to Heavenfield. This walk will energise... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way Complete
  • Walking from Edale to Kirk Yetholm through the Peak District, The Yorkshire Dales and Northumberland. In 1965 the Pennine Way was designated as Britain’s first National Trail and on this itinerary you will walk it in it’s entirety, from Edale to Kirk Yetholm. Today it is one of the UK’s most famous long-distance footpaths. This magnificent... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way North
  • Walking from Greenhead in Hadrian's Wall country all the way to the Scottish border. The Pennine Way North, takes you from Greenhead in the heart of Hadrian’s Wall country to Kirk Yetholm at the Scottish border. The Pennine Way was the first designated long-distance footpath in the UK and today is probably the most famous. On this section you... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way Central
  • Walking from Horton-in-Ribblesdale to Greenhead through the Yorkshire Dales and Northumberland. Walking the central section of the Pennine Way takes you through the backbone of England, to the Yorkshire Dales all the way to Hadrian’s Wall. The wonderful sights of heavenly valleys and waterfalls, such as High Force, greet you as you follow... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way South
  • Walking from Edale to Hortin-in-Ribblesdale, through The Peak District to Yorkshire. Walk the Pennine Way, designated as Britain’s first National Park. The southern section takes you through dramatic areas of great natural beauty such as the Peak District and Yorkshire Dales. The wild and rugged Peak District National Park with its wild and... 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
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Netherlands
  • Engeland - Northumberland
  • 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
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