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  1. Add Weardale Adventure Centre to your Itinerary

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    Activity Centre

    Ireshopeburn

    We run a range of outdoor activities including rock climbing, canoeing, high ropes, underground exploration, gorge walking and much more. Pre booking required.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019
  2. Blackton Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery

    Add Blackton Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

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    Fishery

    Blackton Reservoir is one of the best wild brown trout fisheries in the country, offering fantastic scenery of the North Pennine Grouse Moors.

  3. Add A Dales Journey in the Footsteps of John Wesley to your Itinerary

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    Guided Tour

    “A Dales Journey” is a 90 miles drive following the footsteps of John Wesley’s 1761 journey visiting five of the oldest Methodist chapels in the world.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019
  4. Add Grassholme Waterside Park Fishery to your Itinerary

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    Fishing

    Mickleton

    Grassholme Waterside Park offers fishing in beautiful surroundings for fly and bait anglers. The fishery enjoys lots of open space and is well stocked with rainbow trout.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Mar 2019to30 Nov 2020
  5. Add Barnard Castle Golf Club to your Itinerary

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    Golf Course

    Barnard Castle

    Located in beautiful County Durham, Barnard Castle Golf Club is located just one mile north of the town centre.

  6. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 232 reviews232 reviews

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Newbiggin

    Situated amidst stunning woodland, near to Low and High Force waterfalls and surrounded by rolling fields of hay meadows, Bowlees Visitor Centre has all you need to make your visit to the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty memorable.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Feb 2019to30 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold 2016North East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  7. Add Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 326 reviews326 reviews

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    Forest

    Hamsterley Forest

    Information point and tearoom, cycle hire and forest drive with children's play area. Four mile forest drive runs through the forest giving access to picnic sites along the way.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 09:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  8. Add Activities at Carrs Farm to your Itinerary

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    Activity Centre

    Wolsingham

    Carrs Farm offers a retreat from your action packed days in a 17th century converted barn. From Paintball, Zorbing, Archery, clay pigeon to white water rafting and rock climbing. Carrs Farm is suitable to all individual requirements.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  9. Add Rockliffe Hall Luxury Golf and Spa Resort to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 425 reviews425 reviews

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    Spa and Relaxation

    Hurworth Place

    At 50,000 square feet, The Spa at Rockliffe Hall guarantees the luxury of space to relax, unwind and indulge. Using exclusive Comfort Zone and Dr Murad products, therapists offer a range of treatments from facials to detoxing treatments.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 08:00 - 22:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Good Spa Guide Luxury 5 Bubble Spa 2017Good Spa Guide Luxury 5 Bubble Spa
  10. Add Derwent Waterside Park to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor and Wildlife Activity

    Edmunbyers

    Derwent Waterside Park is a place that captures your imagination and lets it run wild, for you to make your perfect day out.

    Dates

    From:
    4 Jan 2019to28 Feb 2020
  11. Add Stargazing in the North Pennines to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor and Wildlife Activity

    Stanhope

    Some of the darkest skies in England are found in the North Pennines. Much of the area is remote, wild countryside with little development and the views of the night sky are second to none.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  12. Add Both Sides of the Tees: Barnard Castle and Whorlton to your Itinerary

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    Walking Route

    Barnard Castle

    Both Sides of the Tees: Barnard Castle and Whorlton
    (5hrs) 9 miles

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  13. Add Blanchland Circular Walk to your Itinerary

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    Walking Route

    Blanchland

    You'll never forget this timeless stroll through one of England's oldest and most beautiful villages with its striking mixed woodland situated right on the River Derwent. It’s set in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

  14. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 46 reviews46 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Barnard Castle

    The massive ruins of Henry II's 12thC tower keep, set within the earthworks of a Roman fort guarding the strategic Stainmore Pass over the Pennines.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  15. Add Zog Activity Trail at Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

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    Walking

    Hamsterley Forest

    Head out on an exciting forest journey with Zog and his friends at Hamsterley Forest!  Free downloadable activity sheets are available from www.forestryengland.uk/zog 

    Dates

    From:
    11 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  16. Add Balderhead Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

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    Fishery

    Baldersdale

    Balderhead Reservoir is one of the best wild brown trout fisheries in the country, offering fantastic scenery of the North Pennine Grouse Moors.

  17. Add Golf at Headlam Hall Country Hotel to your Itinerary

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    Golf Course

    Gainford

    Located in the Durham dales in the North East, and set over rolling pastureland around the Hall gardens this enjoyable and challenging course features an abundance of natural features including rig & fur, woodland, streams and ponds.

  18. Add MischMasch at Rockliffe Hall to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 3079 reviews3079 reviews

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    Outdoor Activity/Pursuit Centre

    Hurworth-on-Tees

    Welcome to the whimsical world of Mischmasch, inspired by much-loved children’s author Lewis Carroll who grew up in nearby Croft. Every adventure requires a first step, so come on in and discover the wonderland of curiosities.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019

    Indicative Availability

    Book MischMasch at Rockliffe Hall Online (opens in a new window)

  19. Add Barnard Castle to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 658 reviews658 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Barnard Castle

    A spectacular fortress set on a high rock above the market town, Barnard Castle takes you back to the 12th century. Spot Richard III’s boar emblem carving, enjoy the sensory garden and stunning views of this riverside location.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Nov 2018to31 Mar 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 Apr 2019to31 Dec 2019

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  20. Add Egglestone Abbey to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 242 reviews242 reviews

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    Abbey / Priory

    Barnard Castle

    Charming ruins of Premonstratensian Abbey and picnic area in a picturesque location on the River Tees.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2018to31 Mar 2019Open 10:00 - 18:00
    From:
    1 Apr 2019to31 Dec 2020

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence