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  1. 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.

  2. 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
  3. Add The Witham to your Itinerary

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    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
  4. Add Derwent Waterside Park to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  5. Add Escomb Saxon Church to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 80 reviews80 reviews

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    Church / Chapel

    Bishop Auckland

    One of England's finest Saxon churches, Escomb dates to the 7thC and contains a Roman arch and stonework. If locked keys available from 28 Saxon Green (daily 9-6 during summer and 9-4 during winter).

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 May 2019Open 09:00 - 16:00
    From:
    1 June 2019to30 Sept 2019Open 09:00 - 18:00
  6. Blackton Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery

    Add Blackton Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

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    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.

  7. Add Hury Reservoir Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

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    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.

  8. Add Horse Riding: Blanchland Packhorse Trail - Horse to your Itinerary

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    Riding/Trekking Centre

    CONSETT

    This 21km circular horse riding route is 70% off-road and enjoys 1,027m of ascent. It starts at Baybridge, close to the village of Blanchland. You’ll follow the Carriers’ Way across Bulbeck Common, alive with the evocative calls of wading birds in...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019
  9. Add Walworth Castle Birds of Prey to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 448 reviews448 reviews

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    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
  10. 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.

  11. Add Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 329 reviews329 reviews

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    Forest

    Redford, 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
  12. Add Derwent Reservoir Walk to your Itinerary

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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.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  13. 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
  14. Add Grassholme Waterside Park Fishery to your Itinerary

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    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
  15. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 48 reviews48 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
  16. Add Headlam Spa to your Itinerary

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    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
  17. Add The Garage Spa to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 194 reviews194 reviews

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    Spa and Relaxation

    Greta Bridge

    The newly opened destination Garage Spa is set in an historic building, with all the luxury of a first class modern spa and situated in a beautiful area of Teesdale.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Good Spa Guide 5 Bubble Spa 2017Good Spa Guide 5 Bubble Spa
  18. Add Stargazing in the North Pennines to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  19. Add Carricks Picnic Area to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Picnic Site

    Edmundbyers

    Riverside picnic area.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  20. Add Cow Green Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

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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.