Haltwhistle Walking Festival

© Haltwhistle Walking Festival

The Smith

(Haltwhistle and District)

Charitable Trust


Haltwhistle Walking Festival


SPRING 2018

April 28th to May 7th



Booking has started. Thank you for all your support. It’s been a record breaking first week and we have some walks fully booked already. Waiting lists have been opened. To put your name on a waiting list, contact Maureen Hart on 01434 322025


You can see the full programme here. Follow this link for booking details.


Longer walks include:

Three Counties in One Day

Land of the Moss Troupers

The River Tees and Its Forces (2 places now available)

A Four Day walk from the Wear to the Tyne (full with waiting lists)


Shorter walks include:

East Allen from River to Fell

Spring Woodland Walk

Juliet’s Wood and Devil’s Water**

This replaces Walk 10 Warden Hill and Frankham Fell A substantial part of this route has been washed away by the swollen river. We have a new walk from Slaley to replace it.



Special Interest walks:

Birdsong with author Richard Smyth (waiting list)

“What did the Romans ever do for us?” with David Young

The Complete Railway Experience (with a ride on a steam train included) (5 more places available)

Singing Walk with Bridie Jackson


We look forward to receiving your bookings and seeing you in Haltwhistle in the Spring.


Important dates for your diaries




Spring Festival 2018

April 28th - May 7th



Autumn Festival 2018

September 29th - October 7th



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Group at the source

of the South Tyne

First group of

The 30th Festival