Hadrian's Wall Path Map Booklet
1:25,000 OS Route Mapping
Map of the 84 mile (135km) Hadrian's Wall Path National Trail, from Bowness-on-Solway to Wallsend, Newcastle. This booklet is included with the Cicerone guidebook to the trail, and shows the full route on OS 1:25,000 maps. The trail typically takes a week to walk, and is suitable for walkers at all levels of experience.
SeasonsSuitable for year-round walking, although better to avoid winter months.
CentresCarlisle, Newcastle, Chollerford
DifficultyAn interesting and historic national trail suitable for walkers of most abilities. Some short steep ascents.
Must SeeAll World Heritage sites including Birdoswald, Housesteads, Chesters Fort, Carlisle Castle, Segedunum Fort.
A booklet of all the mapping needed to complete the Hadrian’s Wall National Trail between Bowness-on-Solway in Cumbria and Wallsend, Newcastle. Covering 135km (84 miles), this historic route takes around 10 days to hike. Suitable for beginners, it nevertheless requires a reasonable level of fitness to undertake as a multi-day walk.
- The full route line is shown on 1:25,000 OS maps
- The map booklet can be used to walk the trail in either direction
- Sized to easily fit in a jacket pocket
- The relevant extract from the OS Explorer map legend is included
- 2-stage route extension through Newcastle to South Shields on the east coast is also provided
- An accompanying Cicerone guidebook – Walking Hadrian’s Wall Path – is also available, which includes a copy of this map booklet
In 1980 Mark Richards began his three-part guide to the Peak District for Cicerone Press, and in 1987, with Chris Wright, wrote a guide to walking around the former county of Westmorland. He now lives in Cumbria and, after 14 years' dedicated research, has completed his series of Lakeland Fellranger guides covering the entire region. He has also written a guide to Hadrian's Wall.View author profile
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