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Isaac logo on green discIsaac's Tea Trail

60 km / 37 miles

Cumbria, Northumberland
A challenging 37 mile circuit over the North Pennines with over 5000ft of ascent, visiting Allendale Town, River East Allen, Carrshield Moor, Nenthead, River Nent, Alston, Blagill, River South Tyne and returning via Ouston Fell. Named after a character of yesteryear, this route starts at Isaac's Well in Allendale and passes a number of Methodist Chapels and other places associated with the Holden family, Isaac having worked as a travelling tea seller and money raiser.
Near Ninebanks Church Isaac's old hearse house has been refurbished and now serves as a daytime walkers' shelter and information point.


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Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Isaac logo on green disc
Waymark
Isaac logo on green disc
Attributes
Challenging; AONB; Moorland; River; Heritage; Religious
Start and Finish
NY838558 - Isaac's Well, Allendale, Northumberland
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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger
8687
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8687
OS Explorer
3143
OS Explorer Active
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Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers
Walking, Hiking and Cycling Holidays (Brigantes Accommodation & Baggage Courier Service)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Hostel Accommodation
3 Km
10 Km
Self-catering
Sunrise Cottage  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
20 Km
Self-catering
Isaac's Byre  (bookable online)
4 Km
21 Km
Self-catering
4 Km
21 Km
Bunk House
4 Km
21 Km
B & B Accommodation
Lowbyer Manor Country House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
27 Km
Self-catering
Alston Art Apartments  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
27 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
28 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
28 Km
Self-catering
Ghyll Burn Cottage  (bookable online)
2 Km
28 Km
Self-catering
< 1 Km
44 Km

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Route Profile:

60.1 Km (37.3 miles)
1,534 m (5,033 ft) ascent
582 m (1,909 ft)  maximum height