Walking in Weardale Book 2

Walking in Weardale Book 2

Weardale, the valley of the Prince Bishops. Following the success of his previous two books, ‘Walks from Stanhope’ and ‘Walking in Weardale’, the author continues his exploration of this beautiful but rugged little dale.

One of the former ‘lead dales’ of the North Pennines and also one of the birth places of the North East’s iron and steel industry, this is an area that is rich in industrial history With these industries now gone, Weardale is rapidly gaining a reputation for its natural beauty and becoming a magnet for discerning walkers.

Join the author in another series of nine walks as he explores the countryside of this dale, from the lower grazing pastures surrounding Wolsingham up to the high, windswept moors of the Pennine watershed and discover what makes this valley so special.


Walk 1: The Mines of Middlehope 5.7 miles

The Mine Workings in the Middlehope Valley 

                  

Walk 2: Park Wall, Tunstall and Baal Hill 6.3 miles

The Holy Well 

                                                                                   

Walk 3: Harnisha Hill 6.9 miles

Lead Mining and the Bollihope Valley

                                   

Walk 4: Chapelfell Top and Noon Hill 7.7 miles


Walk 5: Ashes House and the Biggins 7.3 miles


Walk 6: High above the Stanhope Burn 9.1 miles

Bolt’s Law Incline

                                                                               

Walk 7: The Burnhope Valley 4.8 miles

Burnhope Reservoir and Village

                                                 

Walk 8: Knitsley Fell and Black Banks 4.6 miles


Walk 9: Pikestone Fell 8.8 miles

ISBN 9781905444649
 
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