Walk n196 Ring Chesters, Eccles Cairn and Trowupburn from Hethpool

Superb Northumberland views and ancient forts


Route outline for walk n196:

Hethpool  -  The St Cuthbert's Way  -  White Hill (Hethpool)  -  East Laddie's Knowe  -   Laddie's Knowe or Betsy's Cairn  -  Black Bog (Haddon Hill)  -  Haddon Hill  -  Ring Chesters  -  Sheepfold  -  Eccles Cairn  -  England / Scotland Border  -  The Pennine Way  -  Tuppie's Grave  -  The Tongue  -  Maddie's Well  -  Madam Law  -  Wideopen Head  -  Trowup Burn  -  Trowupburn  -  College Valley  -  College Burn  -  Hethpool.



This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

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

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


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk n196 Ring Chesters, Eccles Cairn and Trowupburn from Hethpool

In no particular order . . .

Easter Tor, Newton Tors, Hare Law, Hethpool, Great Hetha, Madam Law, Eccles Cairn and Coldsmouth Hill from White Hill (Hethpool)

Easter Tor, Newton Tors, Hare Law, Hethpool, Great Hetha, Madam Law, Eccles Cairn and Coldsmouth Hill from White Hill (Hethpool)

Photo: Ian Leighton (83)

Easter Tor, Newton Tors and Hare Law from Black Bog (Haddon Hill)

Easter Tor, Newton Tors and Hare Law from Black Bog (Haddon Hill)

Photo: Ian Leighton (87)

Newton Tors, Hare Law and Hethpool from East Laddie's Knowe

Newton Tors, Hare Law and Hethpool from East Laddie's Knowe

Photo: Ian Leighton (85)

Easter Tor, Newton Tors and Hare Law with Elsdonburn Farm in the valley below from Ring Chesters

Easter Tor, Newton Tors and Hare Law with Elsdonburn Farm in the valley below from Ring Chesters

Photo: Ian Leighton (90)

Longknowe Hill, White Hill (Hethpool), Easter Tor, Newton Tors, Hare Law, Hethpool, Great Hetha, and Ring Chesters from East Laddie's Knowe

Longknowe Hill, White Hill (Hethpool), Easter Tor, Newton Tors, Hare Law, Hethpool, Great Hetha, and Ring Chesters from East Laddie's Knowe

Photo: Ian Leighton (84)

College Burn in College Valley

College Burn in College Valley

Photo: Ian Leighton (96)

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)

The Bell from Hethpool

The Bell from Hethpool

Photo: Ian Leighton (79)

The Pennine Way on the English/Scottish Border near Eccles Cairn

The Pennine Way on the English/Scottish Border near Eccles Cairn

Photo: Ian Leighton (93)

College Burn in College Valley

College Burn in College Valley

Photo: Ian Leighton (97)

Eccles Cairn and Coldsmouth Hill from Maddie's Well

Eccles Cairn and Coldsmouth Hill from Maddie's Well

Photo: Ian Leighton (94)

Newton Tors from Hethpool

Newton Tors from Hethpool

Photo: Ian Leighton (77)

Trowupburn Farm with Madam Law beyond

Trowupburn Farm with Madam Law beyond

Photo: Ian Leighton (95)

Hethpool

Hethpool

Photo: Ian Leighton (78)

Easter Tor from White Hill (Hethpool)

Easter Tor from White Hill (Hethpool)

Photo: Ian Leighton (81)

Great Hetha from White Hill (Hethpool)

Great Hetha from White Hill (Hethpool)

Photo: Ian Leighton (82)

Easter Tor, Newton Tors and Hare Law from the footbridge over Black Bog (Haddon Hill)

Easter Tor, Newton Tors and Hare Law from the footbridge over Black Bog (Haddon Hill)

Photo: Ian Leighton (88)

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)

Eccles Cairn with Coldsmouth Hill in the background

Eccles Cairn with Coldsmouth Hill in the background

Photo: Ian Leighton (92)

Great Hetha from Hethpool

Great Hetha from Hethpool

Photo: Ian Leighton (75)

Great Hetha from East Laddie's Knowe

Great Hetha from East Laddie's Knowe

Photo: Ian Leighton (86)

The St Cuthbert's Way approaching Hethpool

The St Cuthbert's Way approaching Hethpool

Photo: David wright (242)

The St Cuthbert's Way crossing the border from Scotland into England near Eccles Cairn

The St Cuthbert's Way crossing the border from Scotland into England near Eccles Cairn

Photo: David wright (241)

A couple of abandoned cars behind the sheepfold below Ring Chesters

A couple of abandoned cars behind the sheepfold below Ring Chesters

Photo: Ian Leighton (91)

Ring Chesters summit

Ring Chesters summit

Photo: Ian Leighton (89)


. . . see just 10 walk photos from Walk n196 Ring Chesters, Eccles Cairn and Trowupburn from Hethpool


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