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  1. Add Archer's Jersey Ice Cream to your Itinerary

    Archer's Jersey Ice Cream

    Darlington

    Our range of award winning luxury artisan ice cream is produced from our very own milk and is available in over 50 delicious flavours.

  2. Add Walking in Teesdale - Bowes West Circular to your Itinerary

    Walking in Teesdale - Bowes West Circular

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Bowes

    A moderate walk of 7½ miles through the picturesque village of Bowes, past Dotheboys Hall, and across the moors above the village. The return is via God’s Bridge and fields and lanes on the south side of the river.

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

    The Manor House Hotel Spa & Health Club

    Type

    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.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  4. Add Guided Walk: St Johns Hall and the Weardale Way to your Itinerary

    Guided Walk: St Johns Hall and the Weardale Way

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    David Butler 7 miles, Start: Roadside at top of Wear Bank, Wolsingham. DL13 3NX. GR NZ 073356. OS maps Lr92, ExOL31. Packed lunch needed.

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  5. Add Woodland Fell Circular Cycle Route to your Itinerary

    Woodland Fell Circular Cycle Route

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Route

    Bishop Auckland

    CDW 14 - 13 miles.

  6. Add Hamsterley The Loop MTB skills area to your Itinerary

    Hamsterley The Loop MTB skills area

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Route

    Bishop Auckland

    This is a purpose built MTB training loop. It is designed with skill development in mind to push your mountain biking to a new level. The Loop contains a multitude of features and riding options, some built in stone to mimic natural trails and others

  7. Add Stanhope – Exploring A Legacy of Lead to your Itinerary

    Stanhope – Exploring A Legacy of Lead

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Stanhope, Bishop Auckland

    Three short walks around Stanhope with an option to walk to Frosterley along a quiet road beside the River Wear. They are well waymarked and easy underfoot.

  8. Add Walking in Teesdale - Barnard Castle and Abbey Bridge Circular to your Itinerary

    Walking in Teesdale - Barnard Castle and Abbey Bridge Circular

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Barnard Castle

    A picturesque leisurely walk of 3 miles, along lanes and across fields by the banks of the River Tees to the Abbey Bridge and back. On the way you will pass the ruins of Eggleston Abbey.

  9. Add Barnard Castle Golf Club to your Itinerary

    Barnard Castle Golf Club

    Type

    Type:

    Golf Course

    Barnard Castle

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

  10. Add Teesdale Reservoirs Walk to your Itinerary

    Teesdale Reservoirs Walk

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Baldersdale

    This 12.6km walk, starting at Balderhead Reservoir, offers an invigorating walk with stunning views of three of Northumbrian Water’s six reservoirs in Teesdale.

  11. Add Frosterley Marble Walk to your Itinerary

    Frosterley Marble Walk

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Frosterley, Bishop Auckland

    Three walks in search of Frosterley Marble.

  12. Add Hamsterley Forest Cycling to your Itinerary

    Hamsterley Forest Cycling

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Route

    Hamsterley

    Hamsterley Forest is a magnet for mountain bikers from all over the North of England, attracted by a wide range of cycling experiences.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2009
  13. Add A Dales Journey in the Footsteps of John Wesley to your Itinerary

    A Dales Journey in the Footsteps of John Wesley

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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
  14. Add Activities at The Hub to your Itinerary

    Activities at The Hub

    Type

    Type:

    Activity Centre

    Barnard Castle

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

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Dark Sky Friendly Durham 2017Dark Sky Friendly Durham
  15. Add Escomb Walk to your Itinerary

    Escomb Walk

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Escomb, Bishop Auckland

    This Route is a relatively easy 5 mile (8 1/4 km) walk that should take 2 1/2 hours taking in Escomb Saxon Church and The River Wear.

  16. Add Barnard Castle to your Itinerary

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    Barnard Castle

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    Type:

    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 Apr 2019to31 Dec 2019
    From:
    1 Nov 2019to31 Mar 2020Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  17. Add Balderhead Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery to your Itinerary

    Balderhead Reservoir Wild Brown Trout Fishery

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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.

  18. Add High Force Waterfall to your Itinerary

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    High Force Waterfall

    Type

    Type:

    Natural Feature

    Forest in Teesdale

    High Force is one of the most impressive waterfalls in England. The River Tees has been plunging into this gorge for thousands of years but the rocks it reveals are far more ancient – with origins dating back over 300 million yrs.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2019to31 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    1 Nov 2019to30 Mar 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
  19. Add Hamsterley Common Circular to your Itinerary

    Hamsterley Common Circular

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Route

    Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland

    Route CDW13 – 24 miles. On- and off-road sections with some challenging ups and downs over mixed terrain including single and double tracks. Superb views over Weardale but not advised in bad weather. See County Durham West Cycle Map.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  20. Add Tees Railway Path to your Itinerary

    Tees Railway Path

    Type

    Type:

    Cycle Route

    Middleton in Teesdale

    This route is set in the attractive countryside of Teesdale, within the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The path starts just outside Middleton-in-Teesdale, passing the picturesque villages of Mickleton and Romaldkirk.