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Carlisle Group

We are the Carlisle Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

A circular walk from Alston via the hamlet of Ayle, with lovely views of the South Tyne valley. The route is entirely on pavements and quiet roads.

Tuesday, 2 January 2024
Start time:
10:00 am
Estimated finish time:
2:00 pm
Difficulty:
Leisurely
Distance:
12.9km / 8.0mi
Ascent:
320m / 1050ft
Type:
circular

Free parking at the start at Alston Car Park, plus plenty of unrestricted on-street parking nearby.

Features

  • Toilets available
  • Car parking available
  • Car sharing available
  • Dog friendly
  • No Stiles
  • Family-Friendly
  • Wheelchair accessible

Starting point

Grid reference:
NY 72166 46274
Nearest postcode:
CA9 3SW
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Start time:
10:00 am

Free parking at the start at Alston Car Park

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking