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Tees Valley Railway Path

10 km / 6 miles

One of a series of walks, the Durham Railway Paths, using dismantled railways in the Durham area.

The route, set in the attractive countryside of Teesdale, runs parallel to the Tees to the south of the river, heading from near Lonton and passing through or near Mickleton, Romaldkirk, Cotherstone to end near Lartington.

On Explorer mapping it is named as the Tees Railway Walk.

Leaflets currently out of print however copies will be sent out from Durham Rangers. Please contact Maria Murphy 0191 383 4144 or by Email or details from the website below.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Easy; Former Railway
NY951245 - Lonton, Middleton-in-Teesdale, Durham
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NZ020183 - Lartington, Durham
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Web Sites: Durham CC - Tees Railway Path - PDF

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Package: Railway Paths in County Durham (Durham County Council - 1997)


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Camping Barn

  Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2011.
  At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger: 9192
OS Landranger Active: 9192
OS Explorer: 31
OS Explorer Active: 31

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path Along Path
Camping Barn: Holwick YHA, Middleton In Teesdale, Barnard Castle,Co.Durham 5 Km < 1 Km

Connected Paths:

Related Paths: Auckland Walk; Brandon - Bishop Auckland Walk; Consett and Sunderland Railway Path; Deerness Valley Railway Path; Derwent Valley Walk; Durham Railway Paths; Lanchester Valley Walk; Stephenson Trail; Waskerley Way
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E Routes: E-Route 2 UK Section - Harwich to Middleton in Teesdale
Paths Marked on OS mapping: Teesdale Way


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Route Profile:

10.4 Km (6.5 miles)
63 m (207 ft) ascent
250 m (820 ft)  maximum height