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Walking the North Tyne


69 km / 43 miles
Walking the North Tyne explores the northern branch of the river from Hexham to the source near Deadwater in the Kielder Forest area, including a walk alongside Kielder Water, a total of 76km/47.5 miles. The Lakeside Way is a multi-use circuit of Kielder Water.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Average Gradients
Start: NY936641 - Hexham, Northumberland View on StreetMap
Finish: NY605968 - Deadwater, Kielder Forest, Northumberland View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2002
Web Sites: Kielder Water & Forest Park - Lakeside Way

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Walking the North Tyne  (Northumbria Ramblers  - 2005 )


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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 80, 87
OS Landranger Active 80, 87
OS Explorer 42, 43
OS Explorer Active 42, 43

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Bunk House
5 km
9 km
Bunk House
2 km
19 km
Bunk House
< 1 km
40 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
63 km

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Route Profile:

69.8 km (43.4 miles)
1,282 m (4,206 ft) ascent
273 m (896 ft)  maximum height

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