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College Valley Estate

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Wooler NE71 6DW, England
+44 1668 281661
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Unique - must see!

We had been told of College Valley by friends, but never made it. Finally, we did make it. The... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
andys286
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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Stunning ...

Hill forts, lakes, rivers, birdlife, great walks ...complete no brainer. Beautiful. Free parking... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
mark a
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Wooler NE71 6DW, England
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We had been told of College Valley by friends, but never made it. Finally, we did make it. The weather was unexpectedly fine, with gorgeous blue skies and interesting clouds! We stopped in Wooler to buy a £10 pass for the valley (Savills), and parked...More

Thank andys286
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Hill forts, lakes, rivers, birdlife, great walks ...complete no brainer. Beautiful. Free parking too. My only tip would be (for very average walkers) to walk up and down the valkey on the road - dont bother crossing the river and walking, in part, through part...More

Thank mark a
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We came to the College Valley on Saturday to do some walking. What an absolutely stunning area of the country! I can’t believe we lived within an hour of here and have never visited! We parked in the first car park as to drive further...More

Thank KH2691
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful scenery in the heart of Northumberland to drive through the full valley to Battle Ridge you need a £10 permit. But for walkers or cyclist you can go free. Parking at Hethpool. Wild life a plenty. Can be muddy in places so best to...More

4  Thank Pam G
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

just wonderful place so peaceful - a great walk with outstanding views - be prepared for a long trip on foot- but worth every step.

Thank RustyArrow
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Like everyone else - I don't really want you to find the College Valley! It was the Wednesday after Easter and though the air was cool, the solid grey sky became broken as we did a circular walk from Hethpool. There were probably 4 other...More

1  Thank Will_Of_The_North
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful location for walking and cycling. Spectacular scenery with the yellow gauze coming out. Wildlife everywhere deer wild goats.

Thank sara b
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

It is easily one of the most beautiful places I have ever visited, snow capped hills, a lovely stream, wildlife, nature at its very best Spent five hours walking and only saw two other people.

Thank jayzed666
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Its brilliant and lovely and quiet and special and amazing. We don't want it too full of people do we......?????

Thank Drewsaa
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Heard about this valley some years ago and added it to our 'bucket list'. I had plotted a route around the valley from Hethpool car park down the Eastern side of College Burn and following a track up to Dunsdale. A lot of the path...More

Thank stewieb14
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David R
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Response from andys286 | Reviewed this property |
Savills Estate Agent office, 18 Glendale Rd Wooler. It’s on the way to College Valley. They only allow 12 permits per day, but this was not a problem for us! Also, you do not need a permit to go as far as the car park at... More
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