|Club||Newcastle and Tyneside Orienteers|
|Carpark location||Northumberland National Park Car Park on site. Â£4 charge permits parking at all National Park CPs on the day.|
Walltown Crags Country Park in classic Roman Wall Country on Hadrian's Wall National Trail.
Former quarry with wooded areas, water and rock features, good path network (mainly hard surface wide enough for wheelchairs/pushchairs)
Northumberland National Park Information centre, light refreshments & toilets.
On the route of AD122 Hadrian's Wall Bus route (essentially hourly) linking sites between Chesters Fort and Walltown with Hexham and Haltwhistle - seasonal Easter to September.
Bus & Rail connections: Hexham & Haltwhistle
Other Things to do in the Area
Roman Army Museum - adjacent
Classic Hadrian's Wall sites (Housesteads Fort ~ 8 miles east , Vindolanda excavations ~ 7 miles east , Birdoswald Fort ~ 4 miles west)
Nearest Town - Haltwhistle - 4 miles
Nearest village - Greenhead - 1 mile (steep hill down) ~ Refreshments, Hotel, Hostel
Maps Available From
Download from this site.
Walltown Crags Shop. Tel: 01434 344396
- Wheelchair accessible
- White and/or yellow standard controls suitable for beginners