Day 1 Arrival in Greenhead
From your point of arrival, use the public transport information we provide to make the journey to Greenhead.
Day 2 Greenhead to Housesteads10 Miles / 16 Km 5-7 Hrs 1640 ft / 500 Metres
A varied hike with a lot of classic Hadrian’s Wall scenery. You pass the ruins of imposing Thirlwall Castle and the fascinating Roman Army Museum before the route climbs up along the rocky ‘crags’ where you encounter some well-preserved Wall sections. At Great Chesters Fort, you can leave an offering to Jupiter on an original Roman altar, and at Sycamore Gap, you can see the famous ‘Robin Hood Tree’. Exciting sections of the Wall lead past high cliffs to the highest point of the walk at Green Slacks and on to the superbly preserved Roman fort at Housesteads.
Day 3 Housesteads to Chollerford9.5 Miles / 15 Km 4-6 Hrs 1150 ft / 350 Metres
The trail now snakes up and down along the top of the Northumberland Crags, where you suddenly find yourself walking along some of the most spectacular sections of Hadrian’s Wall. You pass more milecastles and turrets before the route descends from the crags and passes a Roman temple at the Fort of Brocolitia. The day comes to an exciting conclusion at the fascinating Roman fort and bathhouse of Chesters in Chollerford.
Day 4 Departure from Chollerford
There is a regular bus from Chollerford. Full details provided upon booking.
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