This page is for all the adventure blogs specific to Northumberland, the northernmost county in England. Home to the highest point in England outside of the peak and lake districts, and is the final frontier before you enter Scotland.
Planning day trips or staycations in the North East? Then you need to look through this list of over 50 of the best places to visit in Northumberland.
Northumberland’s Coastline is jam packed with historic castles, beautiful yet derelict beaches and quaint towns and villages waiting to be explores, and this post is full of it all!
I recently had the pleasure of staying at the beautiful Langley Castle Hotel, Hexham. The castle itself was built in 1350 as a manor house, before being converted into a fully fortified castle, with walls 7ft thick in some parts. Through the years there have been many changes, and most notable it of course it being transformed into a hotel in 1986.
Another day exploring Northumberland’s vast array of castles (It has 70 in total?!?). This time it was the turn of Dunstanburgh near the village of Craster. And it was the perfect day for it too.
Kielder Water is an amazing spot for a walk, picnic and a breath of fresh air!
When it was first completed, in 128CE (AD), the 73 mile long, 6 meter tall defensive structure was an incredible spectacle. It was nicknamed ‘the edge of empire’ by the Romans, because it literally was, the edge of the Roman Empire.
Northumberland has so many wonders to offer, and Bolam Lake is no exception. Its somewhere I had never heard of before visiting. And quite frankly, I believe it to be a hidden gem in Northumberland. So here in this post, I’ve got all the information you need to discover this amazing spot yourself
The Highest Point in Northumberland is a fantastic hike. Although, the walk up is not for the faint hearted!
Come visit this award winning tree of the year, which has been a huge historical and cultural spot for thousands of years!
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Sunderland to South Tynesides Seafront has 5 main residential areas that up the stretch of coast between the River Wear and the River Tyne. Starting with Roker, we then have Seaburn, Whitburn, Marsden and finally South Shields. These areas make up one of the most beautiful stretches of coast line in the North East, and […]
Thrunton Woods is an area of woodlands near Rothbury, Northumberland. This is a perfect place for explorers who are craving a hike through the woods, and following hidden trails. Thrunton woods is a proper adventure spot, and a great place for a day out in Northumberland. Thrunton is part of the Forestry Commission and there […]
Cragside is one of the most beautiful sites within Northumberland National Park, and incredibly popular for days out in the North East. It isn’t very far from a town called Rothbury and is just 20 or so minutes North of Morpeth. The site is also a part of the National Trust and is under the […]