37 easy to follow circular walk route maps of all grades in Northumberland National ParkNorthumberland

Northumberland National ParkNorthumberland National Park is the area enclosed by the Northumberland National Park boundary. Northumberland National Park is in North East England and wholly within the county of Northumberland.

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Thirty-seven easy-to-follow circular walk route maps of all grades in Northumberland National ParkNorthumberland in Walk Grade Order

Scroll down the list of walks below & click on each walk title (in blue) to locate it on the map above.


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again


Walk 1 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n164 St Cuthbert's Way, Wooler Common and Woodland Park from Wooler

Easy walk to a delightful pool

Vital Statistics:

Length:3.25mls (5km)
Ascent:525ft (160m)
Time:1.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 2 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n126 Wooler Common and Carey Burn from Careyburn Bridge

Superb gorge walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:3.75mls (6km)
Ascent:700ft (213m)
Time:2.25hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 3 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n216 Happy Valley from Careyburn Bridge

Extensive views followed by a river side stroll

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.5ml (7km)
Ascent:781ft (238m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 4 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n127 Budle Point from Bamburgh

Superb coastal walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.25ml (8.5km)
Ascent:512ft (156m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 5 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n131 Alwindale and Clennell St from Alwinton

Easy walk to fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.75ml (7.5km)
Ascent:735ft (225m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 6 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n104 Drake Stone from Harbottle

Delightful walk with views and woodland

Vital Statistics:

Length:4ml (6.75km)
Ascent:732ft (223m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 7 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n134 The Devil's Lapful from Kielder

Easy walk in the Kielder Forest

Vital Statistics:

Length:5ml (8km)
Ascent:801ft (244m)
Time:2.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 8 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n112 Humbleton Hill and Wooler Common and Woodland Park from Wooler

Steep but short climb to superb views

Vital Statistics:

Length:4.75mls (7.5km)
Ascent:985ft (300m)
Time:2.75hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 9 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n141 Ring Chesters from Hethpool

Lovely walk to an ancient hilltop fort

Vital Statistics:

Length:5mls (8km)
Ascent:1,021ft (311m)
Time:3 hrs
Grade:(Easy)


Walk 10 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n146 Wooler Common and Happy Valley (Low Level Route) from Wooler

Lovely Happy Valley

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.5mls (10.5km)
Ascent:1,043ft (318m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 11 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n143 Humbleton Hill and The St Cuthbert's Way from Wooler

Steep but short climb to superb views

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.75mls (9km)
Ascent:1,214ft (370m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 12 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n142 Hadrian's Wall from Cawfield Quarry to Steel Rigg

The highest point of Hadrian's Wall

Vital Statistics:

Length:5.5mls (9km)
Ascent:1,138ft (347m)
Time:3½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 13 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n110 The St Cuthbert's Way and Eccles Cairn from Hethpool

Superb Northumberland Views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.25ml (11.5km)
Ascent:1,165ft (355m)
Time:3.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 14 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n122 The South Tyne from Haltwhistle

Gentle farmland

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.75ml (14km)
Ascent:804ft (245m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 15 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n178 Ceteran Hill and Bewick Moor from Eglingham

Wild moorland walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.5ml (13.5km)
Ascent:988ft (301m)
Time:4.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 16 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n193 Kielder Water from Hawkhope

A delightful walk in forest & by lake shore.

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.75ml (14km)
Ascent:945ft (288m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 17 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n158 Ring Chesters, Eccles Cairn and The Border from Hethpool

Superb Northumberland Views

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5mls (12km)
Ascent:1,316ft (401m)
Time:4 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 18 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n100 Hadrian's Wall and Vindolanda from Housesteads

The Wall section is surprisingly strenuous

Vital Statistics:

Length:8ml (13km)
Ascent:1,460ft (445m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 19 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n109 Windy Gyle from Rowhope Bridge

Wild walking on the Scotland/England border

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5ml (12km)
Ascent:1,753ft (534m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 20 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n101 The Cheviot from Harthope Burn Valley

Up and down Northumberland's biggest

Vital Statistics:

Length:7ml (11km)
Ascent:2,022ft (616m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 21 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n107 Wooler Common and Happy Valley (High Level Route) from Wooler

Fine views down into Happy Valley

Vital Statistics:

Length:7.5mls (12km)
Ascent:1,257ft (383m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 22 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n196 Ring Chesters, Eccles Cairn and Trowupburn from Hethpool

Superb Northumberland views and ancient forts

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.25mls (13km)
Ascent:1,483ft (452m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 23 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n106 Killhope Law and Middlehope Moor from Allenheads

Good views though the terrain can be rough

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15km)
Ascent:1,378ft (420m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 24 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n130 Simonside from Rothbury

Fine views & a forest walk - a perfect day out

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15km)
Ascent:1,378ft (420m)
Time:4.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 25 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n170 Weetwood Moor, Dod Law, Doddington and The River Glen from Wooler

Fine views of The Cheviot Hills

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.25mls (16.5km)
Ascent:1,182ft (360m)
Time:5 hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 26 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n145 Little Dodd and Breamish Valley from Alnham

Easy walking on ancient trackways

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.5ml (17km)
Ascent:1,837ft (560m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 27 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n128 Windy Gyle from Wedder Leap, Barrowburn

Wild walking on the Scotland/England border

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15km)
Ascent:2,009ft (612m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 28 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n119 The Cheviot and Cairn Hill from Harthope Burn Velley

Circular walk up Northumberlands highest

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.5ml (13.5km)
Ascent:2,114ft (644m)
Time:5½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 29 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n204 Commonburn House from Wooler

Fine wild walk in the Cheviot foothills

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.75ml (17km)
Ascent:1,746ft (532m)
Time:5.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 30 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n151 Killhope Law and Carrshield Moor from Allenheads

Rough terrain and wild moorland

Vital Statistics:

Length:12.75ml (20.5km)
Ascent:1,759ft (536m)
Time:6½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 31 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n157 Swineside Law and Windy Gyle from Wedder Leap, Barrowburn

Wild walking on the Scotland/England border

Vital Statistics:

Length:11.25ml (18km)
Ascent:2,311ft (704m)
Time:6½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 32 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n172 Usway Burn and Clennel St from Alwinton

Isolated valley walking with gentle climbs

Vital Statistics:

Length:13.75ml (22km)
Ascent:1,673ft (510m)
Time:6.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


Walk 33 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n111 The Cheviot and Cold Law from Harthope Burn Valley

Fabulous views of the Northumberland coast

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.5ml (17km)
Ascent:2,614ft (797m)
Time:6½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 34 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n132 The Cheviot, Comb Fell and Hedgehope Hill from Harthope Burn Valley

Fabulous high level walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15.5km)
Ascent:2,800ft (853m)
Time:6½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 35 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n200 The Schil from Hethpool

Superb High Level Northumberland Mountain Walk

Vital Statistics:

Length:13.75ml (22km)
Ascent:2,665ft (812m)
Time:7.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 36 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n167 The Cheviot from Hethpool

Testing Northumberland High Level Route

Vital Statistics:

Length:16.5ml (26.5km)
Ascent:3,144ft (958m)
Time:9.25hrs
Grade:(Hard)


Walk 37 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk n140 Cushat Law and Bloodybush Edge from Alwinton

Long but rewarding walk to fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:17ml (27km)
Ascent:3,463ft (1,055m)
Time:9½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again



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