Haltwhistle Walking Festival

© Haltwhistle Walking Festival

The Smith

(Haltwhistle and District)

Charitable Trust

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Your gateway to Hadrian’s Wall Country, Northumberland National Park and the North Pennines Area of Outstanding National Beauty


April 27th to May 6th

Only 10 days to go to the start of the Spring Festival!

Many walks are fully booked, but we have a few places on the following walks:

1. Gorges, Quarries and Crags (11.5 miles moderate plus)

5. Birdoswald to Haltwhistle (8 miles moderate)

7. Winshields and Ramshaw (7.5 miles moderate plus)

9. Hexhamshire from Hexham (13.5 miles strenuous)

11. Romans, Railways and the South Tyne Valley (11.5 miles strenuous)

14. Above and Beyond the Rede Valley (8 miles moderate plus)

15. Singing Walk with Ian Brown (4 miles easy/moderate)

19. Eden to Tyne Day 2 (11 miles strenuous)

20. Dunblar Rigg and Spadeadam (7.5 miles moderate)

22a. Brocolotia Circular (an extra walk) (11.5 miles strenuous)

23. Haltwhistle, Throstle Hall and the North Wood (8 miles moderate)

25. Three Fells from Blanchland (7.5 miles moderate plus)

Go to the Spring 2019 page to book your walks and don’t forget the Social Evening with hog roast on Saturday April 27th (only 4 places remain)


We have decided to move from a land line to a mobile ‘phone for when you want to text us or speak to us. We hope this will offer more flexibility on both sides.

Our new ‘phone number is 07565 967852

If possible, please contact us by text on this number. The ‘phone will be checked daily for messages. In the run up to festivals, someone will be available to answer your calls. Emails are checked daily too. Expect an answer in 24 - 48 hours.

Important dates for your diaries

Autumn Festival 2019

September 28th to October 6th

Autumn 2018 Festival

Wark to Housesteads

Arriving at Housesteads

Haltwhistle walkers enjoy the Spring weather April 2019