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Walks organised for the Northern Hills walking group https://www.meetup.com/Northern-hills
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Map / Northern Hills 28/11/21 Roseberry Topping, the Hanging Stone and Captain Cook's Monument
Difficulty moderate
Distance 16.5 km
Duration 3:56 h
Ascent 567 m
Descent 557 m

A lovely loop starting in Great Ayton, with great views throughout. Please note this was a winter route, the section through the quarry has some ...

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Map / Northern Hills 21/11/21 High Cup Nick and Murton Pike
Difficulty moderate
Distance 23.7 km
Duration 5:47 h
Ascent 710 m
Descent 706 m

A nice circular walk from Dufton. It can be made shorter by following the road back to Dufton from

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Map / Northern Hills 13/11/21 Newlands Round from Hawse End Bunkhouse
Difficulty moderate
Distance 19.9 km
Duration 4:44 h
Ascent 1,052 m
Descent 1,093 m

Stunning views and mild scrambling at the start and end of the route (can get slippy when wet), the Newlands Round bags Cat Bells, Maiden Moor, ...

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Map / Northern Hills 14 /11/21 The Coledale Horseshoe
Difficulty moderate
Distance 14.7 km
Duration 4:04 h
Ascent 1,144 m
Descent 1,143 m

A lovely circular walk offering amazing views, with a steep initial climb up Grisdale Pike and an optional easy scramble up Eel Crag that can be ...

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Map / Northern Hills 07/11/21 Wideopen Hill, Hownam Law and Morebattle Hill from Morebattle
Difficulty
Distance 18.8 km
Duration 3:56 h
Ascent 708 m
Descent 710 m

A circular walk in the Scottish Cheviots with open views and prehistoric hillforts. Cafes, shop and a pub in Morebattle.

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Map / Northern Hills 31/10/2021 King's Forest of Geltsdale
Difficulty moderate
Distance 21.6 km
Duration 5:19 h
Ascent 628 m
Descent 651 m

A circular walk exploring the mining heritage and the landscapes and the waterfalls of the King's Forest of Geltsdale

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Map / Northern Hills 23/10/21 Phillip Shank, Hownam Rings and Hownam Law
Difficulty moderate
Distance 22.1 km
Duration 5:24 h
Ascent 987 m
Descent 991 m

A lovely circular walk taking in the prehistoric hillforts of the Heatherhope Valley

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Map / Northern Hills 19/05/18 The Schill from Scotland
Difficulty moderate
Distance 13.8 km
Duration 6:34 h
Ascent 549 m
Descent 549 m

Border Ridge from Kirk Yetholm

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Map / Northern Hills 11/08/18 Yeavering Bell&Newton Tors
Difficulty moderate
Distance 21.1 km
Duration 9:59 h
Ascent 767 m
Descent 766 m

Impressive Hillforts, rolling hills and wild goats

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Map / Northern Hills 18/11/17 Hadrian's Wall bimble
Difficulty easy
Distance 9.6 km
Duration 4:37 h
Ascent 141 m
Descent 141 m

A short walk along the prettiest stretch of Hadrian's Wall

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Map / Northern Hills 14/06/20 Four Cheviot Laws
Difficulty moderate
Distance 26.9 km
Duration 13:08 h
Ascent 997 m
Descent 997 m

A wonderful route through the lower hills in the Cheviot Hills

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Map / Northern Hills 29/07/18 Alnham round
Difficulty moderate
Distance 18.5 km
Duration 9:07 h
Ascent 495 m
Descent 495 m

A circular walk from Alnham, nice views, a hillfort and a bastle

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Map / Northern Hills 01/08/2020 Ennerdale Half
Difficulty moderate
Distance 29.4 km
Duration 9:48 h
Ascent 1,440 m
Descent 1,439 m

Great Borne, Little Dodd, High Stile, Hight Crag, Hay Stacks, Brandreth, Green Gable and Great Gable from Ennerdale

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Map / Northern Hills 02/04/17 Scafell & Scafell Pike
Difficulty difficult
Distance 7.7 km
Duration 3:43 h
Ascent 898 m
Descent 897 m

Scafell Pike at 978 metres (3,209 ft) above sea level is the highest mountain in England, and the highest peak of Lake District. Its neighbour, the ...

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Map / Northern Hills 22/04/17 Scafell from Eskdale
Difficulty difficult
Distance 15.7 km
Duration 5:25 h
Ascent 857 m
Descent 868 m

Scafell (964 m (3,163 ft)) is the second highest mountain of England, offering amazing views of the Western Fells, together with Bowfell and the ...

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