Walking

Labelled 'the best place for walking in the country' by Country Walking Magazine, Northumberland is famous for the variety and quality of its footpaths, bridleways and walker-friendly accommodation.

Northumberland's extensive public footpath network criss-crosses open country and farmland connecting towns and villages throughout the county.

Ranging from challenging long distance trails with cosy pubs and welcoming guest houses en route, to leisurely circular walks through pretty hamlets and wildlife rich coast and countryside, Northumberland has it all.

You can take a guided walk to learn about this beautiful, dramatic county or set out in solitude to discover what makes Northumberland officially England's most tranquil county.

Click on the links below to find walking routes within Hadrian's Wall Country and Northumberland National Park.

Labelled 'the best place for walking in the country' by Country Walking Magazine, Northumberland is famous for the variety and quality of its footpaths, bridleways and walker-friendly accommodation.

Northumberland's extensive public footpath network criss-crosses open country and farmland connecting towns and villages throughout the county.

Ranging from challenging long distance trails with cosy pubs and welcoming guest houses en route, to leisurely circular walks through pretty hamlets and wildlife rich coast and countryside, Northumberland has it all.

You can take a guided walk to learn about this beautiful, dramatic county or set out in solitude to discover what makes Northumberland officially England's most tranquil county.

Click on the links below to find walking routes within Hadrian's Wall Country and Northumberland National Park.

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