Best trails in County Durham

place United Kingdom

What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in County Durham, England. The Pennine Way - 1-2 Day Middleton-in-Teesdale to Dufton is the most popular trail. The trails have 7 user reviews with great photos and information. There are trails of various difficulty levels including easy and medium. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Meldon Hill from Cow Green Reservoir and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the City of Durham and the River Wear. The longest trail is the E - Route 2 Uk Section - Middleton in Teesdale to Dover at 896 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Railway Walk from Middleton-in-Teesdale at 4 km. Get off line access to Peak, Town, Pub, and Restaurant locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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