Family paddleboarding in Northumberland

Activities in Northumberland

Endless activities
Get back into the swing of things on our many golf courses, surf and SUP board beside barely-trodden beaches, ramble along our scenic walking routes, cycle on breath-taking bike tracks, or gallop along our coastline with the fresh sea wind in your hair.

Infinite adventures

From stirrups to surfboards, our adventure activities and watersports let you explore Northumberland with the added thrill of getting your adrenaline and endorphins pumping. So step into your harness, secure your helmet, or zip up your wetsuit, and start exploring.

Everything for the sporty type

If sport is your thing, you'll be spoilt for choice. Our golf courses are second to none, boasting sea views and scenic surrounding landscapes. Go fishing at peaceful beauty spots, cycle along winding, wildlife-filled routes, or head to our leisure centres for brilliant sports facilities.

Take it down a notch

Slow things down with our wildlife, great outdoors and relaxed activities. We have gentle walking routes, fantastic bird watching opportunities, and incredible boat trips that are perfect for getting to know our wildlife and nature. Plus, we have informative tours great for feeding your mind with fascinating facts about Northumberland.


Activity providers in Northumberland

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Sport and Leisure

Go Active Breaks

Go Active, at Landal Kielder Waterside, is a fun and exciting collection of exclusive activities.Offering a range of sporting activities from beginners to keen amateurs, high adrenaline adventure to relaxation therapies.
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Historic sites

Heatherslaw Corn Mill

Restored working 19thC cornmill, producing stoneground wholemeal flour and stocking a range of cereals. Exhibitions and demonstrations daily, produce available in gift shop and tearoom.
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Tours and tour guides

Northern Adventures

Walk Northern England. We offer a range of guided and self guided day trips, tours and holidays.
Sightseeing and Leisure

Billy Shiel Farne Islands Boat Trips

Sailings daily from Seahouses with a choice of half & full day landing trips, Grey Seal Cruise and sailings to Lindisfarne.
Nature and Wildlife

Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre

The new Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre is one of the best wildlife watching spots in the North East.
Walking

Coast to Coast on the Ravenber Way

The Ravenber Way is a challenging coast to coast walk across Northern England that begins at Ravenglass in the Lake District and ends at England's northernmost town, Berwick-upon-Tweed.
Tour Guides

Lundgren Tours

Award-winning, fun and informative guided coach and walking tour experiences in Northumberland including Harry Potter, Viking and Game of Thrones tours
Adventure Sports

Allout Adventures

Welcome to Allout Adventures. The North East's largest outdoor activity company. Bring along friends, family or work colleagues for an unforgettable experience!
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Tours and tour guides

Handy History

Catherine Jarvis offers tours along Hadrian's Wall and the Roman forts. These can be delivered 1:1, couples or for larger groups.
Science and Technology

Battlesteads Dark Sky Observatory

An accessible, public astronomical observatory offering talks, activities, drop in sessions, stargazing and Astro courses to suit anyone from the absolute beginner to the professional.
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Mountain biking in purple heather
Family walk in Northumberland
Family walk in Northumberland
Hadrian's Wall
Surf Northumberland
Outdoor adventures in Northumberland

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