Walk n167 The Cheviot from Hethpool

Testing Northumberland High Level Route


Route outline for walk n167:

- Hethpool  -   College Valley  -   Whitehall  -   Fleehope  -   Mounthooly  -   Red Cribs  -   The Pennine Way  -   Auchope Cairn  -   Cairn Hill  -   The Cheviot  -   Scald Hill  -   Goldcleugh  -   Lambden Burn  -   Dunsdale  -   Coldburn  -   Southernknowe  -   Whitehall  -   Hethpool.




Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

hewitt
1
English
Mountain
Wainwright
0
Wainwrights
 English Nuttall
1
English
Nuttall
Dewey
0
English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
0
Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
1
Marilyn
Bridget
0
Bridgets

The highest point of this walk is The Cheviot at 815m (2674ft). The Cheviot is the highest point in the county of Northumberland. The Cheviot is classified as an English Mountain (Hewitt) (35th highest in England, 66th highest in England & Wales) and a Wainwright (No. ). The Cheviot is also known as an English Nuttall (43rd in England, 80th in England & Wales). The Cheviot is classified as a Marilyn (12th highest in England, 359th highest in the UK).


For more details about what constitutes a Mountain and Mountain & Hill Classifications see: Peaks & Mountains.

For more details about peak bagging and how to record your achievements see: Peak Bagging.


This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL16
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 74 & 80
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk n167 The Cheviot from Hethpool

In no particular order . . .

The St Cuthbert's Way heading up on to Wooler Common near Waud House, Wooler

The St Cuthbert's Way heading up on to Wooler Common near Waud House, Wooler

Photo: Ian Leighton (98)

Hethpool

Hethpool

Photo: Ian Leighton (78)

Hare Law, Coldburn Hill, College Valley, Blackhaggs Rigg, Black Hag and Sinkside Hill from Hethpool

Hare Law, Coldburn Hill, College Valley, Blackhaggs Rigg, Black Hag and Sinkside Hill from Hethpool

Photo: Ian Leighton (76)

On the summit of The Cheviot - go4awalk n132 The Cheviot, Comb Fell & Hedgehope Hill - on not a very nice day.

On the summit of The Cheviot - go4awalk n132 The Cheviot, Comb Fell & Hedgehope Hill - on not a very nice day.

Photo: Stephen Littlewood (2)

Brassington Church

Brassington Church

Photo: David Dayton (29)

Approaching the summit of The Cheviot

Approaching the summit of The Cheviot

Photo: Wayne Atkins (1)

On The Cheviot

On The Cheviot

Photo: Julian Whitley (1)

The St Cuthbert's Way at the top of Hethpool Linn waterfall

The St Cuthbert's Way at the top of Hethpool Linn waterfall

Photo: David wright (243)

The Cheviot summit trig point

The Cheviot summit trig point

Photo: Wayne Atkins (2)

Newton Tors and Hare Law towering above Hethpool from White Hill (Hethpool)

Newton Tors and Hare Law towering above Hethpool from White Hill (Hethpool)

Photo: Ian Leighton (80)


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