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  1. Add Horse Riding: Derwent Reservoir - Walks, rides and wildlife to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Riding/Trekking Centre

    CONSETT

    Derwent Reservoir is within the North Pennines AONB and, after Kielder, is the second largest reservoir in the region. There is a multi-user path from Pow Hill Country Park (south shore) to the dam at the eastern end of the reservoir and then round…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019
  2. Add Selset Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Fishery

    Baldersdale

    Selset Reservoir is one of the best wild brown trout fishery in the country offering fantastic scenery of the North Pennine grouse moors.

  3. Add Cowshill to Killhope – an extension of the Weardale Way to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Bishop Auckland

    A linear 4 mile (6.5km) walk from Cowshill to Killhope Lead Mining Museum along the Mineral Valleys Footpath. This route is waymarked, signposted and covered by OS Explorer Map OL31.

  4. Add Walking in the North Pennines to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking

    Stanhope

    The North Pennines has a vast rights of way network, including the Pennine Way National Trail, numerous circular walks and large areas of open access land making it a great place to go for a walk.

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  5. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 50 reviews50 reviews

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    Type:

    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
  6. Add Grassholme Waterside Park Fishery to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    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
  7. Add Headlam Spa to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Headlam

    Designed to the highest standards for its members, hotel residents and day spa guests, Headlam Spa is a place to relax, exercise and enjoy the therapeutic benefits of water in a comfortable and friendly environment.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Good Spa Guide 4 Bubble Spa 2017Good Spa Guide 4 Bubble Spa
  8. Add Weardale Railway to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 477 reviews477 reviews

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    Railway

    Stanhope

    The Weardale Railway follows the path of the River Wear and passes through the spectacular scenery of Weardale. With historic connections to the Stockton & Darlington Railway, it was once a vital link to the industrial heart of Teesside.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Mar 2019to31 Oct 2019
  9. Add Golf at Rockliffe Hall to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 3185 reviews3185 reviews

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    Type:

    Golf Course

    Hurworth-on-Tees

    Rockliffe Hall offers an 18 hole championship golf course which is one of the most challenging in Europe. Designed by Hawtree, its full 7,879 yards from the back tees will provide the best professional tour golfer a good test.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2018to31 Oct 2019Open 07:00 - 22:00
    From:
    1 Nov 2019to31 Mar 2020Open 08:30 - 20:30

    Indicative Availability

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

  10. Blackton Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery

    Add Blackton Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Fishery

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

  11. Add Wetheriggs Animal Rescue at Thorpe Farm Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 53 reviews53 reviews

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    Type:

    Farm

    Greta Bridge

    Come and visit Wetheriggs - Wetheriggs Animal Rescue is a small family run animal rescue centre at Thorpe Farm Caravan Park located on the border of County Durham and North Yorkshire.

    Dates

    From:
    2 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  12. Add Cow Green Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Fishery

    Baldersdale

    Cow Green Reservoir is one of the best wild brown trout fishery in the country offering fantastic scenery of the North Pennine grouse moors.

  13. Add Rockliffe Hall Luxury Golf and Spa Resort to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 455 reviews455 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Hurworth Place

    Escape the world and experience the spa at Rockliffe Hall.

    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

    Indicative Availability

    Book Rockliffe Hall Luxury Golf and Spa Resort Online (opens in a new window)

  14. Add Walworth Castle Birds of Prey to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 455 reviews455 reviews

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    Type:

    Animal Collection

    Walworth

    Walworth Castle Birds of Prey specialises in offering fantastic falconry experiences and daily flying displays. The centre is set within the stunning grounds of Walworth Castle.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  15. Add Bowlees Picnic Area to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Picnic Site

    Newbiggin

    The picnic area is in a sheltered side valley of Teesdale. There are 4 waterfalls in the site and more falls alongside a footpath to Gibson's Cave.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  16. Add Gruffalo Spotters Trail at Hamsterley to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking

    Hamsterley Forest

    Bring the Gruffalo and other characters to life with our brand new Gruffalo Spotters trail and exciting augmented reality app.
    Download The Gruffalo Spotter app at home, then visit Hamsterley Forest.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Feb 2018to31 Dec 2019
  17. Add The Witham to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Arts Centre

    Barnard Castle

    The Witham is a vibrant arts centre with a gallery, shop, theatre and café.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  18. Add A Dales Journey in the Footsteps of John Wesley to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  19. Add MischMasch at Rockliffe Hall to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 3185 reviews3185 reviews

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    Type:

    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)

  20. Add Low Force Waterfall to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Natural Feature

    Near Middleton-in Teesdale, Barnard Castle

    Low Force waterfall is part of the River Tees in beautiful Upper Teesdale. It is easily accessible from Bowlees Visitor Centre.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019