Next Weeks Walks
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Sunday 27th October 2019 - Coach Walk - Haltwhistle - Rosehill: 8.50am - Sands: 9.00am
Clocks Back 1 Hour
Sunday 27th October 2019
Birdoswald to Haltwhistle
10 Miles Grade 2/3
Leader: Alan Dobson
Coach Walk:Rosehill:8.50am - Sands:9.00am
A nice easy, pleasant walk in the Haltwhistle area.
We set off from Haltwhistle and cross over the South Tyne and join
The River Tyne Trail as far as Broomhouse, passing Bellister Castle (remains of) on the way. At Broomhouse we join the South Tyne Trail, the old railway line.
We stay on the South Tyne Trail as far as Park Village where we go east for
a few miles towards Ramshaw Fell.
We turn north over Broomhouse Common and rejoin the South Tyne Trail
again which takes us back to Haltwhistle.
A mixture of riverside paths, woodland paths and open fells.
A nice gentle walk, a total of 560 feet of ascent, which shall be done at
a very leisurely pace.
Starting from Penruddock – GR: NY 426277
Heading west along the main street and turning left into a paddock, we carefully cross the A66 then SW toward Soddah Farm and Thackthwaite.
Lunch can be taken overlooking Ullswater near Mellfell House. We then continue north though Sparket back to Penruddock
A varied walk through lovely villages and some amazing views. Mainly on stony / grassy paths with short sections on quiet roads.
7 miles. Grade 3. Height gain 850 ft.
Hope to see you at The Sands or Penruddock.
Wednesday 23rd October 2019
Penruddock & Little Mell Fell
7 Miles Grade 3
Leader: Tony Fenton
Carlisle & District Rambling & Fellwalking Club
affiliated to hfholidays
8 Miles Grade 3
Leader: Graham Bell
6.5 Miles Grade 3/4
Leader: John McKay
Martindale Deer Rutt