The main road into Powburn

Explore Powburn

Powburn has plenty of events to keep you entertained, and many natural sites to see. This village is close to many nature reserves, parks, and a historic causeway, so you’ll never be short of something to do here.

A vibrant and friendly community

At the foot of Northumberland’s Cheviot Hills lies the vibrant and friendly community of Powburn. Close to Northumberland National Park and the unspoilt Breamish Valley, this village is nothing short of beautiful.

There are events held at Breamish Hall, from Cumberland wrestling and terrier racing, to sheep classes and pony sports. There will always be something in Powburn to keep you entertained.

Explore the Devil’s Causeway, an ancient Roman road thought to pre-date Hadrian’s Wall. This causeway slices through Powburn during the 55-mile march from Corbridge to Berwick-upon-Tweed.

If you enjoy walking, you could visit the hidden gem paradise that is Branton Lakes Nature Reserve. This is a nature conservation site full of diverse habitats, plants, birds, and an abundance of other wildlife.

Mountain biking in purple heather
Family walk in Northumberland
Couple enjoying a boat trip
Hadrian's Wall
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Outdoor adventures in Northumberland

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