Sycamore Gap, Northumberland National Park

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  • August 16, 2017
    We started the walk to Sycamore Gap from the Steel Rigg car park where the price was £4 for the whole day. We were a group of 8 ,which included 3 young children (the youngest being six), a teenager an...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    Beautiful walk along the wall with amazing views past Milecastle 39 to Sycamore Gap. Just under a mile from the car park. Roughly 25 minutes at medium pace.  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    The views are stunning- we went for a round walk from Steel Rigg car park along the wall and round the lower ground to the north. A word of warning- the ground is very steep in places and care is need...  more »
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  • One of the most beautiful places on Earth. You can FEEL the history of this place. Popular with hikers, families and climbers. The pub down the road also does the most AMAZING steak.. if you were wondering ;)
  • As a kid of course I was introduced to Sycamore Gap by Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves. However, visiting this site was truly a rewarding experience. Stunning location.
  • Nice mood, I would suggest to get there during summer tho so that you can the tree with leafs
  • Majestic. We walked from Housestead Roman fort. Great bit of the wall x
  • A lovely walk, but if your following the wall it's hard in places.

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