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Cheviot Hills 2,000 foot Summits


40 km / 25 miles
This upland LDWA Anytime Challenge walk over rough terrain and involving 5,000ft of ascent, links the Cheviot, Windy Gyle, Bloodybush Edge, Cushat Law, Comb Fell and Hedgehope, each over 2,000ft. Good navigation skills are required. An alternative route from Wooler, adding 10 miles, is described. Map OS Landranger 75 is needed only if walking from Wooler.

A free route description is available as a downloaded or from the Northumbria Group.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Very Challenging
Start and Finish: NT955225 - Hawsen Burn, near Wooler, Northumberland View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Classic Cheviot Round

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Route Description - PDF Cheviot Hills 2,000 foot Summits  (LDWA Northumbria Group ) Download File
Certificate Certificate for Cheviot Hills 2,000 foot Summits  (LDWA Northumbria Group )


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Bunk House

Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 74, 75, 80
OS Landranger Active 74, 75, 80
OS Explorer 16
OS Explorer Active 16

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Bunk House
3 km
7 km
Bunk House
4 km
38 km

Connected Paths:


Route Profile:

38.5 km (23.9 miles)
1,704 m (5,591 ft) ascent
814 m (2,671 ft)  maximum height

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