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'Aycliffe Fell walking Club is based in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham (near Darlington in the North East of England) and is open to everyone interested in fell walking or rambling. It caters for walkers of all abilities and ages. It became Aycliffe Fellwalking Club in 2011.'

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Member of the Ramblers - North Yorks & South Durham Area Grouping

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Member of the U3A - County Durham Grouping

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Member of the Ramblers - North Yorks & South Durham Area Grouping

Size (acreage)5000
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'2000 hectares of mixed woodland lying between the Wear and Tees valleys on the edge of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Hamsterley is a delightful oasis of broadleaved and coniferous woodland, sprawling along the sides of a sheltered valley.'

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Forestry England

Size (acreage)500
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'Mixed terrain with three marked walking trails. Trail one is accessible for those with limited mobility around the top of the Fell.'

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Durham Wildlife Trust

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'Upper Teesdale is a picturesque Durham Dale where you may well feel time has stood still. Teesdale is blessed with magnificent scenery, peaceful and dramatic landscape of moors, hills, valleys and meandering rivers. The dale has outstanding waterfalls including the awesome sight of High Force, the highest unbroken fall of water in England, where the River Tees drops 70 feet.'  Upper Teesdale Businesses 'are committed to providing a high quality service to walkers'.

 

Size (acreage)200
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'Raby Castle is surrounded by 200 acres of lush green parkland, where herds of Red and Fallow Deer live wild. Follow one of the walks through the park and around the ponds where you'll see plenty of wildlife. You will also enjoy exploring 5 acres of traditional 18th century ornamental Walled Gardens including fabulous Yew Hedges, trees, plants and ornaments from the 18th and 19th century.'

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'Founded in 1993 under the Parish Path Partnership to look after and promote the 140 miles of designated footpaths in the Wolsingham Parish.'

Distance (miles)5
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'The trail will introduce many of the rocks which make the Teesdale landscape so special and which make the dale a haven for rare and interesting plants.'

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Explore North Pennines

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'Iron, Steam, Coal and Countryside ... A Network of Walks off the Weardale Way'

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Durham County Council

Distance (miles)8
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'This County Durham walk follows the most dramatic section of the River Tees, which begins life on the isolated flanks of Cross Fell in the North Pennines and enters the North Sea surrounded by industry.'

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