Walking in Kielder Water & Forest Park

Tower Knowe Visitor Centre
Tower Knowe
Kielder
Northumberland
NE48 1BX

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Walking in Kielder Water & Forest Park What better way to explore the great outdoors than on foot? With over 600 square kilometres of forest and 27 miles of shoreline to choose from, Kielder Water & Forest Park is perfect for walking and hiking holidays or family days out. From challenging long distance trails to more leisurely family strolls - there's a multitude of forest walks to choose from. Discover twenty pieces of outdoor public art along the route. And thanks to the Lakeside Way, a multi-user trail that follows the 27 mile Kielder Water shoreline, you can have a unique and beautiful walking experience. See www.visitkielder.com for more information and to download a trail guide.

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tripadvisor
24/05/2017

Quiet Beauty


normanandmarilyn, Caldicot, United Kingdom
This is an incredible lake and Dam of extreme beauty The walks around the lake are well signposted and well worth the effort We went to one of the Squirrel Hides but did not see a squirrel We were however rewarded with a spectacular array of lovely birds
tripadvisor
24/05/2017

Great location, avoid in the summer!


Tony H, Northumberland, United Kingdom
Excellent location, but not during the summer months. Black flies in vast quantities (especially near the water) are ever present. Insect repellant seems to be more of an attractant! Spring and Autumn for me are the best times to go. Trail walks are spectacular.
tripadvisor
22/05/2017

Beautiful


boydy73, Darlington, United Kingdom
Had a lovely full day exploring Kielder Water and Forest. One great thing pay once in a car park and can park in them all. Great idea. From Castle right down to Leaplish and further. Walks, bird watching, red squirrel hunting, listening to the water it is all so relaxing.
tripadvisor
21/05/2017

Kielder 4 x 4 Safari with Mountain Rescue Council


overthetyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Once a month in order to raise funds for the various Kielder rescue organisations a 4 x 4 Safari is organised. Great reason to get out there. You must use a sturdy 4x4 vehicle as the course is just awesome in various different terrains covering miles of forest tracks. Look it up on the internet and get booking. Great chaps take you round and look after you. Along side the actual drive the scenery is spectacular too. You access parts the general public never are allowed. Only need a pack up for your lunch or could even purchase something from the Dukes Pantry Café at the starting/finishing point at Kielder Castle. We did this on a rainy day and it did not hinder us at all. In fact it meant for more fun with water filled tracks to navigate.
tripadvisor
18/05/2017

Walking


Elaine W, ampthill
Good paths make easy walking around the reservoir. Some of the walks in the forest can be a bit steep but very enjoyable. Good for bird watching.
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