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  1. Add Hamsterley Forest - Black Cycle Trail to your Itinerary

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    Cycle Route

    Bishop Auckland

    Black Route - Severe
    Suitable for - Expert mountain bikers used to physically demanding routes. Quality off road mountain bikes.

  2. Add Wolsingham Family Walk to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Bishop Auckland

    Route: A circular 1.5 mile route on footpaths which have been upgraded to be accessible for pushchairs and wheelchairs. The route is entirely on surfaced paths.
    Start: Recreation Ground at the West End of Wolsingham.

  3. Add William Peat Butchers to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Supplier Partnership Meat Producers & Butchers

    Barnard Castle

    Teesdale's oldest and finest butchers selling local beef and lamb and Yorkshire pork and chicken.

  4. Add Balderhead Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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.

  5. Add Blue Plaque Trail - Barnard Castle  to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Barnard Castle

    THE BLUE PLAQUE TRAIL provides information on the people and places whose contribution to the history of Barnard Castle has been commemorated by blue plaques erected by the former Barnard Castle Urban District Council or its successor.

  6. Add Walking in Teesdale - Staindrop Circular to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Staindrop

    Starting from Staindrop, the walk will take you through fields along Sudburn Beck and through fields to the village of Cleatlam. On the way back to Staindrop you will have the choice of returning the way you came or walking back through the village. 

  7. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 230 reviews230 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    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

    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
  8. Add A couple's luxury escape to the countryside to your Itinerary

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    Driving Route

    Experience the true treasures of Teesdale as you criss-cross the stunning river valley vistas that meander around the River Tees.

  9. 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.

  10. Add Cockfield Fell Heritage Walk to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Bishop Auckland

    This three and a half mile walk travels in a anti-clockwise direction, commencing from and returning to the Hollymoor car park.

  11. Add Walking at Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking

    Hamsterley Forest

    When you walk around Hamsterley Forest you are walking through a former agricultural and shooting estate. Three walks start from the notice board in the Bedburn car park opposite the cycle hire and two further walks start along the valley from Grove...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2018
  12. Add Both Sides of the Tees: Barnard Castle and Whorlton to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Barnard Castle

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

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

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    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 2018
  14. Add Derwent Reservoir Walk to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    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.

  15. Add Hury Reservoir Circular to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Barnard Castle

    A 3.5 mile circular footpath around the shoreline of Hury Reservoir, providing magnificent views across the water with a picnic area and shop.

  16. Add North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) to your Itinerary

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    Parkland / Woodland Garden

    The North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is one of the most beautiful and unspoilt parts of England. As well as being an AONB the North Pennines is also a UNESCO Global Geopark – an accolade awarded to areas across the world with...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018

    Awards

    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2014Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold
  17. Add Frosterley Marble Walk to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Frosterley, Bishop Auckland

    Three walks in search of Frosterley Marble.

  18. Add Raby Castle to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 649 reviews649 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Staindrop

    Medieval Raby Castle, home of Lord Barnard's family since 1626, includes a 200 acre deer park, walled gardens, carriage collection, adventure playground, shop and tearoom.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2019
    From:
    24 Mar 2019to4 Nov 2019

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  19. Add Cycling at Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Cycling and Mountain Biking

    Bishop Auckland

    Hamsterley Forest is one of the Northeast’s premier mountain bike destinations, with over 2000 hectares of forest to explore on 33 miles of waymarked trails and countless more miles of seldom travelled forest road Hamsterley Forest has something for...

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  20. Add Walking in Teesdale - High Force Circular to your Itinerary

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    Walking Route

    Newbiggin

    A leisurely circular walk through the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with rich flora, rare bird life, ancient juniper woodland and fascinating geology. Including impressive Wynch Bridge, Low Force gentle waterfalls.