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Cheviot Hills 2,000 foot Summits

40 km / 25 miles

This upland LDWA Anytime Challenge walk over rough terrain and involving 5,000ft of ascent, links the Cheviot, Windy Gyle, Bloodybush Edge, Cushat Law, Comb Fell and Hedgehope, each over 2,000ft. Good navigation skills are required. An alternative route from Wooler, adding 10 miles, is described. Map OS Landranger 75 is needed only if walking from Wooler.

A free route description is available as a downloaded or from the Northumbria Group.


Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Anytime Challenges; Very Challenging; Moorland; Mountain
Start and Finish
NT955225 - Hawsen Burn, near Wooler, Northumberland
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Route Description - PDF
Cheviot Hills 2,000 foot Summits (LDWA Northumbria Group)
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path
Along Path
Bunk House
4 Km
38 Km
Bunk House
4 Km
38 Km

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Route Profile:

38.5 Km (23.9 miles)
1,704 m (5,591 ft) ascent
814 m (2,671 ft)  maximum height