Castle Carrock . . . a beautiful Cumbrian village in the North Pennines

Walks in Castle Carrock

Greenways WalkCastle Carrrock can be found on the western edge of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty ( and is surrounded by beautiful countryside.

Mark Richards lives on the edge of the village and is a well-known outdoor writer. He’s produced five excellent walking guides in and around Carrock – you can find them here, and you can also print them off easily:

This is a walk by A Blog For My Dog around Castle Carrock Reservoir:

Hadrian’s Wall is a popular attraction close to Castle Carrock. Sight Visit offer a free digital walking guide for Hadrian’s Wall with the option of purchasing a hard copy. Click here to claim the free guide.

Talkin Tarn is a popular attraction in the area. One way to walk to Talkin Tarn can be found here.

Other walks around Castle Carrock: