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Hadrian's High Way - Ardale Beck to Alston Alternative


21 km / 13 miles
This alternative to the main route using part of the Pennine Way and goes past Greg's Hut and down to Garrigill before following the valley northwards to Alston


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Other Paths
National Park
Start: NY651342 - Ardale Beck, Cumbria View on StreetMap
Finish: NY715461 - Alston, Cumbria View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Hadrian's High Way Part One: Ravenglass to Penrith  (Penrith Tourist Information  - 2017 )
Guidebook Hadrian's High Way Part Two: Penrith to Bardon Mill  (Penrith Tourist Information  - 2017 )


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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 86, 87, 91
OS Landranger Active 86, 87, 91
OS Explorer 31
OS Explorer Active 31

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Bunk House
< 1 km
15 km
Camping Barn
4 km
15 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
21 km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 km
21 km

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Route Profile:

21.1 km (13.1 miles)
598 m (1,962 ft) ascent
789 m (2,589 ft)  maximum height

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