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Bamburgh Castle circular
Introduction to Walk 3522

Photo from the walk - Bamburgh Castle circular

County/Area - Northumberland County

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A circular Northumberland walk that includes a possible visit to Bamburgh Castle. The route includes rural landscapes, views of the historic castle and a section of coastal walking. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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0.6 miles / 0.9 km away
Budle Bay from Bamburgh
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 3242
6.3 miles / 10.2 km away
Holy Island - Lindisfarne Castle & Emmanuel Head
Grade - easy
Length - 4.4 miles / 7.2 km
Walk 3344
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A circuit of Holy Island including Lindisfarne Castle
Grade - easy
Length - 4.3 miles / 7 km
Walk 1199
10.1 miles / 16.2 km away
Dunstanburgh Castle from Craster
Grade - easy
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 3335
10.1 miles / 16.2 km away
Howick & Cullernose Point from Craster
Grade - easy
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 2677
12.0 miles / 19.2 km away
A circuit of Doddington Moor
Grade - easy
Length - 3.8 miles / 6.2 km
Walk 1805
16.1 miles / 25.8 km away
An introduction to the Breamish Valley
Grade - easy
Length - 2.0 miles / 3.3 km
Walk 1314
18.9 miles / 30.3 km away
College Valley, Hethpool, Great Hetha and Elsdon Burn
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 2299
20.7 miles / 33.1 km away
The Cheviot from College Valley
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1201
23.0 miles / 36.8 km away
Black Hag from Kirk Yetholm
Grade - moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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Walking in Northumberland

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.
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