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  1. Add Cow Green Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

    Cow Green Wild Brown Trout Fishery

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    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.

  2. Add The Manor House Hotel Spa & Health Club to your Itinerary

    The Manor House Hotel Spa & Health Club

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    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Bishop Auckland

    Staying away should be a chance to relax and escape the daily demands and there’s nowhere better to shed any stress than our hotel health club and spa.

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  3. Add Cow Green Geological Trail to your Itinerary

    Cow Green Geological Trail

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    Type:

    Nature Trail

    Barnard Castle

    Cow Green Geological Trail Approximately 4 kilometres each way, this linear trail uses well-marked footpaths and minor roads and is wheel/push chair friendly to the top of Caudron Snout.

  4. Add Weardale Museum and High House Chapel to your Itinerary

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    Weardale Museum and High House Chapel

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    Type:

    Museum

    Ireshopeburn

    Small but fascinating volunteer run folk museum with an amazing collection including the beautiful Weardale Tapestry and the historic and High House Chapel. New display commemorating the lives of Weardale Soldiers who fought in the Great War.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2020
  5. Add Golf at Rockliffe Hall to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 3381 reviews3381 reviews

    Golf at Rockliffe Hall

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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:
    13 May 2020to31 Dec 2020

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous We're Good To Go 2020We're Good To Go

    Indicative Availability

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

  6. Add Hury Reservoir Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

    Hury Reservoir Trout Fishery

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    Type:

    Fishery

    Baldersdale

    Hury Reservoir is an exclusive fly fishery offering fishing in beautiful surroundings. The fishery enjoys lots of open space and is well stocked with rainbow trout from its local fish farm.

  7. Add Activities at Carrs Farm to your Itinerary

    Activities at Carrs Farm

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    Type:

    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.

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  8. Add Park & Garden Walk at Raby Castle (PARK OPEN 10-4) to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 792 reviews792 reviews

    Park & Garden Walk at Raby Castle (PARK OPEN 10-4)

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Staindrop

    There are some beautiful walks around the Park and Gardens at Raby Castle. Maps and walking routes are available from our admissions team. Organised group walks take place on a regular basis and ae a fantastic way to see some areas of the Park which…

    Dates

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    1 Jan 2020to31 Dec 2020
  9. Add Cowshill to Killhope – an extension of the Weardale Way to your Itinerary

    Cowshill to Killhope – an extension of the Weardale Way

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    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.

  10. Add Activities at The Hub to your Itinerary

    Activities at The Hub

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    Type:

    Activity Centre

    Barnard Castle

    The Hub offers Kayaking, Canoeing, Raft Building, High Ropes, Archery, GeoCaching, Bushcraft, Team Building.

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    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Dark Sky Friendly Durham 2019Dark Sky Friendly Durham
  11. Add Low Force Waterfall to your Itinerary

    Low Force Waterfall

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    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 2020
  12. Add Selset Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

    Selset Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery

    Type

    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.

  13. Add Whistle Crag (Near Middleton - in - Teesdale) to your Itinerary

    Whistle Crag (Near Middleton - in - Teesdale)

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    Type:

    Sightseeing

    Middleton - in - Teesdale

    Easily accessed viewing point with stunning and wide reaching views across Teesdale.      Ideal spot to capture the typical dales landscape of the North Pennine Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty including drystone walls, scattered settlements and…

  14. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre to Gibsons Cave -- Bowlees Visitor Centre currently closed but car park is open to your Itinerary

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    Bowlees Visitor Centre to Gibsons Cave -- Bowlees Visitor Centre currently closed but car park is open

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    Walking Routes

    Newbiggin

    Centuries ago Viking invaders and settlers left their mark in the local dialect words of the Durham Dales.   The Old Norse word “foss” referred to a waterfall and still it echoes down the ages in the modern word “force”.   Close to Bowlees Visitor…

  15. Add Derwent Reservoir Walk to your Itinerary

    Derwent Reservoir Walk

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    Walking Route

    Edmundbyers

    Discover the wildlife and history of Derwent Reservoir along the multi user trail while taking in the breathtaking views of the reservoir.

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  16. Add Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 371 reviews371 reviews

    Hamsterley Forest

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    Type:

    Forest

    Redford, Hamsterley Forest

    Information point and tearoom, 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 2020to31 Dec 2020Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  17. Add Picnic Spot: Rookhope to your Itinerary

    Picnic Spot: Rookhope

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    Type:

    Picnic Site

    Bishop Auckland

    It is always worthwhile turning off any of County Durham’s main roads to discover unexpected delights.   None more so than in Weardale where in the village of Eastgate (west of Stanhope) a turning leads to the village of Rookhope and one of Durham’s…

  18. Add Rockliffe Hall Luxury Golf and Spa Resort - TEMP CLOSURE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 479 reviews479 reviews

    Rockliffe Hall Luxury Golf and Spa Resort - TEMP CLOSURE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Hurworth Place

    Escape the world and experience the spa at Rockliffe Hall.

    Dates

    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 - TEMP CLOSURE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Online (opens in a new window)

  19. Add Killhope Woodland Walks - Killhope Closed Temporarily to your Itinerary

    Killhope Woodland Walks - Killhope Closed Temporarily

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Upper Weardale

    The woodland walks are part of a day out at Killhope – two wildlife hides, one accessible hide on the push chair friendly walk.

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  20. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 54 reviews54 reviews

    Bowes Castle

    Type

    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 2020