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Tees Riverside and Hay Meadows Walk

Low Force Waterfall

Low Force waterfall is part of the River Tees in beautiful Upper Teesdale. It is easily accessible…

Waterfall at Gibson's Cave, situated nearby to Bowlees Visitor Centre

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

Centuries ago Viking invaders and settlers left their mark in the local dialect words of the Durham…

high force waterfall, teesdale, county durham. attraction

High Force Waterfall

High Force is one of the most impressive waterfalls in England. The River Tees has been plunging…

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  1. Add Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

    Hamsterley Forest

    Type

    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
  2. Add Weardale Adventure Centre - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE to your Itinerary

    Weardale Adventure Centre - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

    Type

    Type:

    Activity Centre

    Ireshopeburn

    We run a range of outdoor activities including rock climbing, canoeing, high ropes, underground exploration, gorge walking and much more. Pre booking required.

    Dates

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

    North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB)

    Type

    Type:

    Sightseeing

    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 2019to31 Dec 2020

    Awards

    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2014Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold
  4. 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

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Dark Sky Friendly Durham 2019Dark Sky Friendly Durham
    • Visit Britain We're Good To Go 2020We're Good To Go
  5. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre -  CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE to your Itinerary

    Bowlees Visitor Centre - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Newbiggin

    Situated amidst stunning woodland, near to Low and High Force waterfalls and surrounded by rolling fields that boast some of the best hay meadows in England, Bowlees Visitor Centre has all you need to make your visit to the North Pennines Area of…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Mar 2020to30 Sept 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    1 Oct 2020to31 Oct 2020Open 10:00 - 16:30
    From:
    1 Nov 2020to30 Nov 2020Various Opening Times

    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 2019TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  6. North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2020

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    To celebrate the dark night skies and stargazing opportunities in the North Pennines. 

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2020to31 Oct 2020
  7. Add Wharton Park to your Itinerary

    Wharton Park

    Type

    Type:

    Municipal Park

    Durham City

    This VisitEngland accredited attraction Wharton Park commands spectacular views across Durham City. The historic park now offers a brand new heritage centre and cafe, play area for all ages, an amphitheatre and miniature car track, multi-use games…

    Dates

    From:
    21 May 2019to31 Dec 2020
  8. Add Locomotion to your Itinerary

    Locomotion

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Shildon

    At Locomotion you can see highlights of the national collection of railway vehicles in the world’s first railway town.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2020to1 Nov 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    4 Nov 2020to31 Mar 2021Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Tourism Awards - Tourism Event of the Year - Bronze 2014North East England Tourism Awards - Tourism Event of the Year - Bronze
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2018Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
  9. Add Ushaw: Historic House, Chapels and Gardens to your Itinerary

    Ushaw: Historic House, Chapels and Gardens

    Type

    Type:

    Historic House / Palace

    Durham

    Ushaw is set in the beautiful Durham countryside and houses architectural gems by Augustus Pugin and his followers. This amazing venue offers conference facilities; art exhibitions; a concert and events programme; a gift shop, and a wide range of…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2020Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS

    Indicative Availability

    Book Ushaw: Historic House, Chapels and Gardens Online (opens in a new window)

  10. Add Hardwick Park to your Itinerary

    Hardwick Park

    Type

    Type:

    Parkland / Woodland Garden

    Sedgefield

    This VisitEngland accredited attraction is an 18th Century parkland featuring beautiful views, rich heritage, archaeological remains and ecological diversity - a remarkable place to visit. The park is open daily with events held throughout the year.…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2020Open 07:00 - 18:00

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
  11. Add Dalton Park Outlet Shopping Centre to your Itinerary

    Dalton Park Outlet Shopping Centre

    Type

    Type:

    Shopping Centre

    Seaham

    The biggest outlet shopping centre in the North East, with over 60 outlet shops, 10 cafes and restaurants and a 7 screen Cineworld.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00
  12. Add Low Force Waterfall to your Itinerary

    Low Force Waterfall

    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 2020
  13. Add High Force Waterfall to your Itinerary

    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 2020to31 Oct 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00
    From:
    1 Nov 2020to30 Mar 2021Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
  14. Add Adventure Valley to your Itinerary

    Adventure Valley

    Type

    Type:

    Theme Park

    Brasside, Durham

    Discover a world of family adventures at Adventure Valley, the North East’s biggest family adventure park, with over 50 attractions, activities and shows.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2020to31 Dec 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    1 Jan 2020to31 Dec 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Visit Britain We're Good To Go 2020We're Good To Go

    Indicative Availability

    Book Adventure Valley Online (opens in a new window)

  15. Add Alpaca Trekking with Teesdale Alpacas to your Itinerary

    Alpaca Trekking with Teesdale Alpacas

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Tour

    Barnard Castle

    Come for a walk with us and enjoy some stunning Teesdale scenery and make friends with one of our alpacas.

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good To Go 2020We're Good To Go
  16. Add 151st Weardale Show 2020 CANCELLED to your Itinerary

    151st Weardale Show 2020 CANCELLED

    Type

    Type:

    Agricultural Show

    Weardale

    A packed programme, where everything is free for children with lots of prizes to win! HIGHLIGHT (timing/conditions permitting) FLYPAST of the Douglas C-47 Dakota. Dog Show, Falconry Display, Produce & and crafts & more!

    Dates

    From:
    29 Aug 2020Open 08:00 - 17:00
  17. Add Auckland Castle Deer House and Park to your Itinerary

    Auckland Castle Deer House and Park

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Bishop Auckland

    Auckland Castle commands a prominent position overlooking the River Wear, surrounded by formal gardens and 150 acres of idyllic parkland. The highlight is a Deer House built in 1760 in Gothic Revival style constructed as a folly to provide shelter.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2019to31 Dec 2020
  18. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre to Gibsons Cave -- Bowlees Visitor Centre currently closed but car park is open to your Itinerary

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

    Type

    Type:

    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…

  19. Add Raby Castle to your Itinerary

    Raby Castle

    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, Stables Cafe and Shop.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2020to31 Dec 2020
    From:
    2 Mar 2020to30 Sept 2020Open 10:00 - 10:00
    From:
    1 July 2020to31 Aug 2020Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Visit Britain We're Good To Go 2020We're Good To Go
  20. Add Activities at Carrs Farm to your Itinerary

    Activities at Carrs Farm

    Type

    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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