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Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland

4 The Meadows, Belford NE70 7NZ, England
+44 7847 506399
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Very highly recommended!

We walked the Harthope Valley and up The Cheviot with Patrick today and had a thoroughly enjoyable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Werethere
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Made an enjoyable walk into a truly memorable one

Having had the pleasure of Patrick guiding me for a week along Hadrians wall last August I was keen... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rick V
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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At Footsteps - walking the beauty of Northumberland we offer guided walking and hiking tours along the Northumberland Coast, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, in the Northumberland National Park and in the countryside between the two. Our guided tours explore and discover the remarkable countryside in England's most northern county.
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4 The Meadows, Belford NE70 7NZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked the Harthope Valley and up The Cheviot with Patrick today and had a thoroughly enjoyable walk in an area and on hills that we would never have managed or attempted on our own. Patrick is a wonderful guide, calm and patient as well...More

Thank Werethere
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having had the pleasure of Patrick guiding me for a week along Hadrians wall last August I was keen to try out one of his own walks. The pilgrims way causeway walk to holy island is a walk I have always promised myself I would...More

Thank Rick V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the food and experience just as much the 2nd time. We had rack of lamb, fish curry, Pork Wellington, stuffed peppers risotto and steak. Every one was excellently cooked, presented very well and tasted second to none. Desserts were every bit as good. We...More

Thank Fiona M
WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Fiona, thank you for your review, but we are a guided walks business, not a restaurant, although it does sound very good.

Reviewed 6 May 2017

Patrick was the perfect person for out two day guided walks on part of the Northumberland coastal path last week. Before we had even flown in from Switzerland, he was an enormous help to me in planning the week. Nothing was too much trouble and...More

Thank philllamon
WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Many thanks for your review. I enjoyed walking with you all along the wild and windy Northumberland Coast; it was spectacular to say the least and I hope to walk with you again on your next visit.

Reviewed 23 April 2017

Signed up for the 2 day Hill Skills course with Patrick. Was a great 2 days. Patrick is patient, very knowledgeable about the area and a great teacher. I ended the course with much more confidence in my fitness abilities and being able to get...More

Thank slorsborn1
WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Many thanks for your review of the Hill Skills course, it's very much appreciated. It was great to work with you and I look forward to walking with you on your next visit to Northumberland; I'll give you the map!

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful day walking the Pilgrims' Way then exploring Lindisfarne with our friendly, experienced, and knowledgeable guide. Even though we've visited Lindisfarne several times before we still learnt lots we hadn't known before. The walk across the Pilgrims' Way was spectacular. The skies...More

Thank Fiona G
WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Hi, many thanks for your review; the Pilgrim's Way to Holy Island on a fine sunny day in Spring is hard to beat and the weather in Northumberland for you this week has been perfect. I look forward to walking with you again on your...More

Reviewed 10 January 2017

Beautiful walk, low level through farmland, woodland and a little bit of moorland. Fantastic views and obviously visiting the cave, and other sandstone crags. Patrick is a great guide and was happy to do this walk with me at very short notice. Would definitely recommend...More

Thank KarenT535
WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

Many thanks for your review of our Footsteps walk to St. Cuthbert's Cave. I learned more about the geology of the sandstone from you, all useful information for future walks. P

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Patrick Norris is a brilliant tour guide who catered to our needs from the very beginning, with an extremely personalised service. From explaining how to get to the location, to imparting his wealth of knowledge during the walks, to the very end when we had...More

Thank Anila D
WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Thanks Anila that's a lovely review and I look forward to walking with you both again; it was an excellent day to be out and about in the Northumberland countryside. P

Reviewed 26 October 2016

Patrick is so knowledgeable about the local flora and fauna, with some great historical facts too. Always picks an interesting and stunning route in Northumberland. And as its Northumberland he's spoilt for choice for beautiful countryside or amazing coastline walks. I've been on a few...More

Thank HeatherBike4Health
WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Hi Heather, many thanks for your review, it is appreciated and I hope to walk with you again soon. Lindisfarne and the Pilgrim's Way remains a popular walk right through the Autumn and Winter, although we're wearing wellies and woolly socks now to keep our...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

A very memorable walk. Patrick is an excellent and friendly guide. I have never walked 3 miles in bare feet - and this was a joy! Thoroughly recommend.More

Thank Roger B
WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Hi Roger, many thanks for your review it is very much appreciated to read such positive comments about who we are and what we do. We're wearing our wellies now, the temperature has dropped right away and we'll not be walking barefoot again until next...More

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Response from Roger B | Reviewed this property |
We were staying at HPB Lucker Hall who arranged the walk so we paid them. However I see from the website that the Holy Island walk is a 3/4 day so he charges £17.50 or £30/couple. I think that is good value for a great... More
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