|Features 28 cross-country walks, this book gives information for each walk and also presents the history, industrial archaeology, geography, the traditions and culture of the area.
This title presents an unique opportunity to discover and explore the lesser-known landscapes of the Northumberland Dales - a land of far horizons and secret corners. It includes routes in North and South Tynedale, Allendale, Hexhamshire, Blanchland and Hadrian's Wall, and routes within easy access of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Durham and other popular locations - with forays into Cumbria and County Durham. It features 28 medium grade, cross-country walks offering variety and choice away from the tourist trail. Packed with interest on the history, industrial archaeology, geography and the traditions and culture of the area, it gives important information for each walk including distance, height gain, route plan, terrain and possible refreshment stops along with photographs, detailed maps and line drawings which complete the package.
Distance: 3.5 to 7 miles
Author: Jennifer Norderhaug