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
2017
  • The Pennine Way
  • Guidebook to the Pennine Way National Trail with OS map booklet. The 270 mile route from Edale to Kirk Yetholm takes three weeks to walk and is suitable for fit and experienced long distance walkers. The route crosses the Peak District, Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines National Parks. Includes separate OS 1:25,000 map booklet of the route. Read more
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United Kingdom
2017
  • The Pennine Way: From Edale to Kirk Yetholm
  • The Pennine Way is Britain`s oldest, toughest long-distance footpath - and arguably its most iconic. Now a National Trail, the 427km (2651/2 mile) route from Edale in Derbyshire to Kirk Yetholm in the Scottish Borders offers wayfarers the opportunity to immerse themselves in wild beauty of the North. The Pennines boast rolling hills, sweeping... Read more
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Netherlands
2017
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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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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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United Kingdom
2010
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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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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
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2009
Bol.com
Netherlands
2009
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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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United Kingdom
2016
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Netherlands
2016
  • Wandelgids St Oswald's Way and St Cuthbert's Way | Cicerone
  • Uitstekende wandelgids die in etappes de route nauwkeurig beschrijft. This guide describes two long-distance trails through the unspoilt scenery of Northumberland and the Borders. St Oswald's Way begins at Heavenfield and its 97 miles take in rolling farmland and the Simonside Hills before reaching the vast sandy beaches of the coast. The 62... Read more
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Netherlands
2016
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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
  • 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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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
The Book Depository
United Kingdom
2016
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Wandelgids Walking in the North Pennines | Cicerone
  • Uitstekende wandelgids van dit geweldige gebied. goed beschreven met veel praktische informatie om de route te kunnen lopen, inclusief redelijke kaarten. 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... Read more
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Netherlands
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 268 miles from the Peak District to the Scottish Borders. This personal, thoughtful and often humorous story of the path's remarkable history, includes the experiences of walkers and local characters on this exhilarating and complex path. Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
  • The Pennine Way: The Path, the People, the Journey
  • This book presents a portrait of the Pennine Way, Britain`s oldest and best known long-distance footpath, tracing its remarkable history through the experiences of walkers past and present. As Andrew McCloy walks the 268-mile route from the Derbyshire Peak District to the Scottish borders, he discovers how the Pennine Way set a benchmark for... Read more
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United Kingdom
2016
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Netherlands
2016
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • 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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Netherlands
2014
  • Wandelgids 50 Walks in Durham & Northumberland | AA
  • Uitstekende wandelgids met een aantal dagtochten tussen de 5 en 13 kilometer. Niet heel erg lang dus, maar wel op de mooiste plekken en goed beschreven en prima kaartmateriaal. Walking is one of Britain’s favourite leisure activities, and this great pocket-sized walking guide to Durham & Northumberland features a variety of mapped walks to suit... Read more
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Netherlands
2014
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2016
  • Pennine Way National Trail
  • The Pennine Way, the whole 431-km/268 mile route from Edale in the Peak District to Kirk Yetholm in the Scottish Borders, in a series of walking guides to the National Trails in England and Wales with colour extracts from the Ordnance Survey`s Explorer series at 1:25,000 showing points along the route cross-referenced to the text. The maps... Read more
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United Kingdom
2016
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Netherlands
2016
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Netherlands
2016
  • Wandelgids Pennine Way | Aurum Press
  • Goede beschrijving van de aantrekkelijke route. Kaartmateriaal van Ordnance Survey - de Engelse topografische dienst op een schaal van 1:25.000. Praktische info voor overnachten ed. niet altijd uitgebreid, maar die is op de site van de Ramblers (de engelse wandelorganisatie) te vinden. The Pennine Way is Britain's toughest long-distance path,... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
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
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The Book Depository
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
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2010
  • Wandelgids The Pennine Way - Engeland | Cicerone
  • 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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Netherlands
2012
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2014
  • Pennine Way - Edale to Kirk Yetholm
  • Pennine Way - Edale to Kirk Yetholm in the Trailblazer’s British Walking Guides series; highly practical, informative and portable guides designed with the adventurous walker in mind, and produced by one of the leading outdoor guide-book publishers. This title includes 138 large scale ‘map and guides’ to 57 towns and villages plus... Read more
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United Kingdom
2014
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Netherlands
2014
  • Wandelgids Pennine Way | Trailblazer
  • Goede wandelgids waarin met veel details alle etappes zijn beschreven. Tevens informatie over overnachtingen en openbaar vervoer. The Pennine Way, Britain’s best-known National Trail, winds for 253* miles (407.5 km) over wild moorland and through quiet dales following the backbone of northern England. Crossing three national parks – the Peak... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2014
  • Pennine Way
  • Trailblazer British Walking Guide: Practical Route Guide to the Whole Path with 138 Large-Scale Maps & Guides to 57 Towns & Villages, Planning, Places to Stay, Places to Eat Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • The 50 Greatest Walks of the World
  • Barry Stone, author of 1001 Walks You Must Experience Before You Die, delves into some of the lesser-known aspects of the world`s most famous - and not-quite-famous-yet - trails. The perfect accompaniment to practical guidebooks, Stone relates how slings and carabiners kept him from falling headlong off the Sydney Harbour Bridge, and reports on... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Northumberland - Pocket Pub Walks
  • This is a pocket-size collection of fifteen circular walks each based on a local pub serving good food. It includes routes at Holy Island, Alnwick, Thropton, Hexham, Corbridge and Allendale, with maps and photographs. Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Pocket Pub Walks Northumberland
  • This is a pocket-size collection of fifteen circular walks each based on a local pub serving good food. It includes routes at Holy Island, Alnwick, Thropton, Hexham, Corbridge and Allendale, with maps and photographs. Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Pocket Pub Walks Northumberland
  • This is a pocket-size collection of fifteen circular walks each based on a local pub serving good food. It includes routes at Holy Island, Alnwick, Thropton, Hexham, Corbridge and Allendale, with maps and photographs. Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • St. Cuthbert`s Way: Melrose to Holy Island
  • St. Cuthbert`s Way, a 100km / 62.5 mile route from Melrose in the Scottish Borders through the Northumberland National Park to the Holly Island of Lindisfarne, presented at 1:40,000 on a GPS compatible, light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The route is shown on six panels, with additional small street plans of... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way Central: Horton in Ribblesdate to Greenhead
  • The central section of the Pennine Way between Horton in Ribblesdale and Greenhead near the Hardian’s Wall on a waterproof and tear-resistant map at 1:40,000 from Harvey Map Services presenting the route accompanied by extensive additional tourist information.Divided into eight panels, the route is shown on mapping with contours at 15m... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Pennine Way Central XT40
  • Mooie, duidelijke kaart van het middelste gedeelte van de Pennine Way (Horton in Ribblesdale to Greenhead). De complete wandeling beslaat 431 kilometer en bestaat uit 3 kaarten. Deze 3 kaarten zijn ook als set verkrijgbaar. The Pennine Way is a National Trail. It follows the backbone of England from the Peak District to the Scottish borders. It... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart Pennine Way Central Map | Harvey Maps
  • Mooie, duidelijke kaart van het middelste gedeelte van de Pennine Way (Horton in Ribblesdale to Greenhead). De complete wandeling beslaat 431 kilometer en bestaat uit 3 kaarten. Deze 3 kaarten zijn ook als set verkrijgbaar. The Pennine Way is a National Trail. It follows the backbone of England from the Peak District to the Scottish borders. It... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Sheffield and Huddersfield 1840-1841
  • Map No. 110, Sheffield and Huddersfield 1840-1841, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Barnard Castle and Richmond 1925
  • Map No. 92, Barnard Castle and Richmond 1925, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 1926
  • Map No. 75, Berwick-upon-Tweed 1926, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet lines... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Barnard Castle and Richmond 1860-1925 (3-map set)
  • Map No. 92, Barnard Castle and Richmond 1860-1925 (3-map set), in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Haltwhistle and Brampton 1901-1904
  • Map No. 86, Haltwhistle and Brampton 1901-1904, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • 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
  • 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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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Northumberland Coast Path & Berwickshire Coastal Path
  • Northumberland Coast Path and its continuation northwards into Scotland, the Berwickshire Coastal Path, a combined a 148km / 92 mile route from Cresswell to Berwick-upon-Tweed and further along the North Sea coast to Cockburnspath, presented at 1:40,000 on a GPS compatible, light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Yorkshire Dales Southern & Western OS Explorer Map OL2 (paper)
  • Southern and western area of the Yorkshire Dales on a detailed topographic and GPS compatible map OL2, paper version, from the Ordnance Survey`s 1:25,000 Explorer series. Coverage includes Wharfedale with Grassington and Hebden, the upper part of the Ribblesdale with Settle and Horton, Yorkshire’s Three Peaks area of Whernside, Ingleborough and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Appleby-in-Westmorland 1860-1866
  • Map No. 91, Appleby-in-Westmorland 1860-1866, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Wensleydale and Upper Wharfedale 1903-1904
  • Map No. 98, Wensleydale and Upper Wharfedale 1903-1904, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Cheviot Hills and Kielder Water 1925-1926
  • Map No. 80, Cheviot Hills and Kielder Water 1925-1926, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Wensleydale and Upper Wharfedale 1852-1925 (3-map set)
  • Map No. 98, Wensleydale and Upper Wharfedale 1852-1925 (3-map set), in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Hexham and Haltwhistle 1901-1904
  • Map No. 87, Hexham and Haltwhistle 1901-1904, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
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Walking holidays

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
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
Snp Wandelreizen
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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