Find Fabulous Walks In The North
If you're looking to stretch your legs and have a new adventure in the region then the Fabulous North have a number of walks to get your heart pumping. Each of our walks tells you a fabulous story with loads of pictures to tease what you may see. Of course we'll tell you where to park too and provide a map you can follow on your phone. Use the Filter button to search by distance or region.
Found 47 Walks
Cullercoats To North Shields8km (5 miles) Cullercoats Tyne And Wear
A wander from Cullercoats to Tynemouth and North Shields and then back via the coastal route.
Yearning Law, Border Ridge To Windy Gyle27km (17 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
A wander up Yearning Law to find Yearning Hall, then along the border ridge to Windy Gyle, then back down via Ward Law.
4 Hillocks And A Ridge Walk Outside Durham7km (4 miles) Durham County Durham
A 7km easy walk covering Shincliffe Pinnock Hill, High Woods, Mountjoy, Maiden Castle, and Whinney Hill on the outskirts of Durham.
The Leas7km (4 miles) South Shields Tyne And Wear
A 4km stretch of limestone cliffs, grassland and rocky bays. You can visit Marsden Rock, Souter Lighthouse and Whitburn Point Local Nature Reserve on this wander.
Beadnell Bay to Low Newton13km (8 miles) Beadnell Northumberland
A circular walk from Beadnell to Low Newton and back. Fairly easy terrain with well marked paths. Perfect for those who enjoy birdwatching.
Old Durham and 6 Bridges5km (3 miles) Durham County Durham
A walk along The River Wear and into Old Durham Gardens crossing over 6 bridges.
Stonehaugh Circular7km (4 miles) Stonehaugh Northumberland
Circular walk starting from Stonehaugh, passing by The Long Drop and ending with a wander through Wark Forest.
Helm Crag10km (6 miles) Grasmere Cumbria
A short and sweet walk up the stunning Helm Crag in Grasmere, Lake District.
Seaton Carew7km (4 miles) Hartlepool County Durham
A wander around the seaside resort of Seaton Carew in the Borough of Hartlepool.
Cold Law, Great Moor, Coldburn Hill And Views Over Bizzle Crags21km (13 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
A wander in The Cheviots taking in Cold Law, a few crags then over to Coldburn Hill to get some mega views over Bizzle Crags.
Ben Nevis16km (10 miles) Fort William Scotland
A brutal climb up Ben Nevis, the tallest mountain in the UK.
Darden Lough7km (4 miles) Elsdon Northumberland
A wander across the moors in Hepple to Darden Lough and the Darden Pike trig point.
Brough Law And Ingram Hillforts14km (9 miles) Ingram Valley Northumberland
A wander around the hillforts in Ingram Valley including Brough Law.
Urban Artworks In Scarborough6km (4 miles) Scarborough North Yorkshire
An urban walk with steel artwork, stone steps, a castle, a church a lighthouse and sea views.
Coastal Challenge Walk42km (26 miles) Bamburgh Northumberland
A 42km (26 mile) marathon walk starting at Budle Bay and ending in Alnmouth, ran by Shepherds Walks.
Frosterley Circular8km (5 miles) Frosterley County Durham
Beautiful walk through the Weardale countryside, passing Bishopley Lime Kilns, the remains of Harehope Gill Lead Mine and some examples of Frosterley marble.
Yeavering Bell And Newton Tors26km (16 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
A wander up in the north Cheviots to Newton Tors, Yeavering Bell and Humbleton Hill including a wonderful encounter with the legendary wild goats of The Cheviots!
Corbridge to Aydon Castle10km (6 miles) Corbridge Northumberland
Wander from Corbridge village to Aydon Castle via lime kilns and stunning countryside.
Dukesfield Arches and Devil's Water6km (4 miles) Hexham Northumberland
Lovely wander round the Northumberland countryside, with nods to its industrial past.
A Compelling Cabal Of Crags18km (11 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
A wander to find all the crags near Langleeford including Housey Crags, Long Crags, Tathey Crags, Langlee Crags, Middleton Crags and Steel Crag.
Scale Force from Buttermere7km (4 miles) Buttermere Cumbria
Impressive 51m waterfall on the south-western banks of Crummock Water.
Buttermere Loop7km (4 miles) Buttermere Cumbria
Fairly easy loop around Buttermere lake with stunning scenery all around the route.
Red Pike, High Stile, High Crag and Haystacks.23km (14 miles) Buttermere Cumbria
23km walk covering 4 Wainwright Fells, including Wainwright's favourite, Haystacks.
Great Standrop, Cunyan Crags and Linhope Spout18km (11 miles) Ingram Valley Northumberland
A wander up to the Great Standrop on Hedgehope Hill via Cunyan Crags and the smaller crags on Dunmoor Hill with a return visit to Linhope Spout.
Marsden Quarry Nature Reserve and Cleadon Hills5km (3 miles) South Shields Tyne And Wear
Stunning walk through Marsden Quarry up to Cleadon Hills via Cleadon Water Tower and Cleadon Mill. There's lots to see on this walk and plenty of interesting birds for any twitchers.
Tosson Hill10km (6 miles) Rothbury Northumberland
A 10km wander up Tosson Hill to bag the trig point.
Bloodybush Edge, Hogdon Law And Weather Cairn30km (19 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
A 30km walk to bag some trig points and chunky hills including Bloodybush Edge, Cushat Law, Hogdon Law and Weather Cairn.
Yeavering Bell16km (10 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
A circular walk starting at Wooler common taking you around Humbleton Hill and across to Yeavering Bell.
Whittle Dene Reservoir Circular6km (4 miles) Ovingham Northumberland
A 6km walk around Whittle Dene Reservoirs with stunning views, lime kilns, a bird hide and a wander along the Hadrian's Wall Path.
Simonside and Fontburn Reservoir15km (9 miles) Rothbury Northumberland
A 15km hike around the Simonside area visiting Fontburn Reservoir.
Alnwick Riverside And Railways14km (9 miles) Alnwick Northumberland
A walk from Alnwick Castle following the river Aln and then back near the old railway.
Hawthorn Woods, Meadow, and Dene4km (2 miles) Seaham County Durham
Delightful woods, meadows and coastal surprises with mini challenges. Situated near Seaham, County Durham.
Shill Moor And Little Dod14km (9 miles) Ingram Valley Northumberland
A wander up to Little Dod then up to the Shill Moor trig point before returning via the valley floor.
Hepburn Moor And Ros Castle17km (11 miles) Chillingham Northumberland
A meander from Ros Castle down the west side of Hepburn Moor finding cairns, hillforts, pill boxes, crags and the Blawearie.
Warkworth To Alnmouth10km (6 miles) Warkworth Northumberland
A wander from Warkworth to Alnmouth up the coastal path and then a return via the beach visiting St Cuthburts Cross and Mortuary Chapel on Church Hill.
Seaton Sluice And Holywell Dene9km (6 miles) Seaton Valley Northumberland
Circular walk starting from Seaton Sluice, following Holywell Dene to Holywell Pond then onto the waggonways, before returning via the Avenue.
Newburn To Wylam11km (7 miles) Newburn Tyne And Wear
A walk along the River Tyne from Newburn to Wylam and then back on the other side.
Berwick Law1km (1 mile) East Lothian Borders
A short walk up to the top of Berwick Law in East Lothian.
Bewick Moor, Cateran Hole, Ros Castle And Blawearie20km (12 miles) Chillingham Northumberland
Starting from Eglingham, this route takes your over Bewick Moor to Cateran Hole, a trip up Ros Castle before a visit to the Hepburn Bastle. Then we're back on the moor to the Blawearie Shepherds Hut and some cairns.
Wannie Line12km (8 miles) Morpeth Northumberland
A wander on the route of the former Wansbeck or "Wannie Line" railway line that ran from Morpeth to Reedsmouth and Rothbury.
Clennell Street And Shillhope Law22km (14 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
Heading up Clennel Street taking in Shillhope Law and bagging a trig point.
Windy Gyle19km (12 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
A loop taking in Windy Gyle, the border ridge and Murder Cleugh.
Dunmoor Hill And Cunyan Crags19km (12 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
A lovely jaunt up Cunyan Crags then onto Dunmoor Hill in Ingram Valley including Reaveley Hill, a stone cirlce, Long Crag and Cat Crag.
Helvellyn Via Striding Edge16km (10 miles) Glenridding Cumbria
An autumnal ascent up Helvellyn via the precarious Striding Edge with Trekking Tom Experiences also taking in Red Tarn, Snake Path, Catstye Cam, Swirral Edge and Birkhouse Moor.
Cheviot and Hedgehope Hill23km (14 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
A wander in the Cheviots bagging seven hills over 500m including Cheviot Summit and Hedgehope Hill, Broadhope Hill, Preston Hill, Scald Hill, Cairn Hill and Comb Fell.
Upper Rothbury And Cartington Hill21km (13 miles) Rothbury Northumberland
A wander up on the crags above Rothbury, finding the Rothbury trenches then a trip up Cartington Hill and towards Cartington Castle.
Hen Hole And Cheviot Summit23km (14 miles) The Cheviots Northumberland
An amazing walk sweeping around the back of The Cheviot before ascending up the spectacular Hen Hole and then back down via Scald Hill. Also traversing Cairn Hill, The Cheviot Summit and a visit to Auchope Cairn.
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