This Pathfinder walking guide covers both the Cumbrian and Durham sides of the North Pennines, a designated Area of Outstanding Beauty, and also extends eastwards to Durham to the North Sea Coast. The area contains some of the finest moorland in the country, walks across Bowes Moor and Holwick as well as low-level walks beside rivers, through woodlands and forests, by the coast, and former railway tracks.
There are 28 circular walks, graded by difficulty and created by seasoned walkers. Each route includes and extract of the OS Explorer map, route notes, photos and key features to look for on the way. There is a route to suit all abilities, ranging from 4km (2.5 miles) to 17km (10.5 miles)