Outdoor Adventures

6-day Walking Holiday Hadrian's Wall National Trail

84 miles across England
Walk along the Northern Frontier of the Roman Empire

With Mark Reid FRGS – author of The Inn Way guidebooks & Mountain Leader

Hadrian's Wall Path National Trail guided walk

Walk in the footsteps of Romans along the world famous Hadrian’s Wall Path National Trail in the company Mark Reid, a highly experienced Mountain Leader and Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (FRGS), who will share his extensive knowledge of Northumberland, Cumbria and Hadrian’s Wall with you, with plenty of little detours and extra experiences along the way.

2022 is also the 1,900th anniversary of the building of Hadrian’s Wall, which dates back to AD122.

ENJOY THE EXPERIENCE…
  • Walk along the Northern Frontier of the Roman Empire in the company of an experienced Mountain Leader
  • Explore the geology, history & heritage of Hadrian’s Wall
  • Relax in cosy country inns and hotels each evening
  • Share the experience with like-minded walkers
  • Forget about map reading, and enjoy the journey from coast to coast along Hadrian’s Wall!
Hadrian's Wall Path National Trail guided walk
ITINERARY 2022

We will meet at 9:30am on Sunday 26th June 2022 at Wallsend (Newcastle upon Tyne). After exploring Segedunum Roman Fort at Wallsend, we will start our walk at 10am.

  1. Sun 26th June 2022 Wallsend to Heddon-on-the-Wall (15 miles)
  2. Mon 27th June 2022 Heddon-on-the-Wall to Chollerford (15 miles)
  3. Tues 28th June 2022 Chollerford to Once Brewed (12 miles)
  4. Wed 29th June 2022 Once Brewed to Lanercost (14.5 miles)
  5. Thurs 30th June 2022 Lanercost to Carlisle (13 miles)
  6. Fri 1st July 2022 Carlisle to Bowness on Solway (14.5 miles)
  7. Sat 2nd July 2022 Leave Carlisle after breakfast

This is a total of 84 miles of walking in 6 days. All distances and timings are approximate.

Pre-walk accommodation can be arranged for anyone wishing to stay the night prior to the walk.

NB: At the end of each day, Mark will guide you to your accommodation. Evening meals will be arranged at our overnight accommodation (optional).

hadrian's wall path guided walk

WALKING HOLIDAY PACKAGE

We have teamed up with the Coast to Coast Packhorse company, who are offering a complete ‘walkers package’ for this trip, which will mean just one point of contact to arrange this wonderful walking holiday. Your contract for this Walking Holiday will be with Coast to Coast Packhorse; TeamWalking will be working on behalf of Coast to Coast Packhorse to provide the walking guides.


Coast to Coast Packhorse

HOW TO GET TO AND FROM THIS WALK
The walk starts at Wallsend and finishes at Carlisle. Bus and Metro services link Newcastle International Airport, Newcastle Ferry Port and Newcastle Rail Station with the start of Hadrian’s Wall Path at Wallsend. It is a 10 minute Metro journey from Newcastle Rail Station to Wallsend. Carlisle  Rail Station is served by the West Coast Mainline, and is also a connected to Newcastle via the  ‘Tyne Valley’ railway line. Please arrange your own transport to and from this walk. For details of Public Transport:

YOUR GUIDE - MARK REID

EXPERIENCE, FITNESS, TRAINING, KIT ETC

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Hadrian's Wall Guided Walking Holidays include:

  • 6 nights quality Bed & Breakfast accommodation along the route (including a night at Carlisle at the end)
  • Daily baggage transfers between your B&B accommodation
  • Transfers to accommodation if it is off the route
  • Transfer service between Overnight Stops if you need a rest (subject to availability).
  • 6 days guided Hadrian's Wall walk with Mark Reid
  • Map book and buff
  • Detailed interpretation of the landscape, geology, fauna, flora, history and heritage along the way

PLEASE PROVIDE:

  • Packed lunch, dinner and drinks
  • Walking boots, personal walking clothing and equipment
  • Spending money along the way
  • Travel to Wallsend to start the walk and from Carlisle at the end of the walk
Please note: Price is based on two people sharing; single supplement of £35 per night for single walkers requesting their own room. An optional night's B&B is available at Wallsend before the start of the walk. Baggage allowance 20 kg per person. TeamWalking 10% discount does not apply to this Walking Holiday. NB: The Contract for this Walking Holiday is with C2C Packhorse.

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