Walks in Castle Carrock
Castle Carrrock can be found on the western edge of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (http://www.northpennines.org.uk/) 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:
- AROUND THE VILLAGE
- TINDALE FELL AND COLD FELL
- HYNAM BRIDGE, THE GAIRS AND OLD WATER FROM JOCKEY SHIELD
- TALKIN FELL AND SIMMERSON HILL FROM JOCKEY SHIELD
- NEWBIGGIN, CARDUNNETH PIKE AND HESPECK RAISE
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: