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Bit of a hidden gem...

We set off from Westgate and followed the path that leads past old mill works, small waterfalls and... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Brian H
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
An easy walk on a good path up beside a tumbling stream and nature reserve to a lead mining site

A local person recommended this as a short easy interesting walk which proved to be good advice... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
David L
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Alne, United Kingdom
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22 Jul 2018
“Bit of a hidden gem...”
13 Sep 2017
“An easy walk on a good path up beside a tumbling stream and nature reserve to a lead mining site”
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

We set off from Westgate and followed the path that leads past old mill works, small waterfalls and a scenic wood. It is a steady climb over a mile and a half so it isnt too taxing.. near the top of the hill is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

A local person recommended this as a short easy interesting walk which proved to be good advice. The entrance from the village has a footpath sign between buildings, fairly discrete and a bit tucked away, easy to miss. At the lower gate entrance it proclaims...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank David L
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