Walking in Teesdale - Barnard Castle and Abbey Bridge Circular
A picturesque, leisurely walk along lanes and across fields by the banks of the River Tees to Abbey Bridge and back. On the way you will pass the ruins of Egglestone Abbey.
2 hours, 3.75 miles
Leaving from Scar Top down the footpath by the castle wall, you will cross the river by The Green Bridge, and from the south side will get panoramic views of the river and modern apartments converted from former mills. The walk will then lead you through the caravan site, across fields, down the lane past Egglestone Abbey and over Abbey Bridge. You will then return on the north side of the river,through woods and across fields.
Please visit The Witham's website for further information about the Barnard Castle and Abbey Bridge Circular walk including full details of route along with many more walks in the area.