Newcastleton and Kielder via Greenhead

Route devised by Jack Stewart

159 Miles

Route Published: April 19, 2009

#Ponteland #Belsay #Kirkharle #Chollerford #Greenhead #Gilsland #Roadhead #Harelaw #Newcastleton #Old Castleton #Kielder #Otterburn Mill #Elsdon #Thropton #Whittingham #Edlingham #Alnwick #Lesbury #Warkworth

Route Description

Ponteland to Belsay via A696.

Kirkharle via A696/B6342.

Chollerford via B6342/A6079.

Greenhead via B6318 (coffee stop). (48 miles.)

Gilsland, Roadhead and Harelaw via B6318.

Newcastleton, Old Castleton via B6357.

Kielder via B6357 and unnamed road.

Otterburn Mill via unnamed road/B6320/A696. (118 miles.)

Elsdon via A696/B6341.

Thropton via B6341 (petrol stop). (131 miles.)

Whittingham via unnamed road.

Edlingham and Alnwick via A697/B6341.

Lesbury and Warkworth (end of ride) via A1068. (159 miles.)

Look Out For

There is a strong probability of encountering sheep or deer on the Kielder road!

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