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Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland

4 The Meadows, Belford NE70 7NZ, England
+44 7847 506399
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Wonderful walk on the pilgrims route to Lindisfarne

We have had a wonderful walk across the pilgrims route to Lindisfarne with Patrick today. Having... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beverley G
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Luton, United Kingdom
Two Excellent Walks last week

I did two walks with Patrick last week, the highlight of which was the Pilgrims Walk to Holy... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
CDonn2014
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Derby, 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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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had a wonderful walk across the pilgrims route to Lindisfarne with Patrick today. Having such a knowledgable guide really enhanced the experience for us. Once on the island and refuelled with coffee and a sandwich we then went to see the wildflower meadows...More

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WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Beverley, thank you for your review, it is very much appreciated. The Pilgrim's Way walk has been enhanced recently by the beauty of the wildflowers blooming in the wilder areas of Lindisfarne, so it was a great day for a walk, the stunning scenery...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

I did two walks with Patrick last week, the highlight of which was the Pilgrims Walk to Holy Island. It was an excellent day and Patrick is very knowledgeable about history and wildlife. I just wish he could have 'turned the wind down' on the...More

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WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Many thanks for your review, it is very much appreciated. The walk up from Craster is a great way to discover the Northumberland Coast and as you say the strength of the wind on the way back from Lindisfarne on the Pilgrim's Way made it...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Wanted to do the walk with a knowledgeable guide to get the most from the experience and Patrick and the weather really delivered here. Due to a cancellation there was only the two of us, but the walk made so much more a memorable experience...More

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WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you for your review and we certainly had a good day for our walk. The Pilgrim's Way offers such a lot, space, great light, a sense of adventure and plenty of wildlife too.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Yesterday I made a daytrip walk with Patrick in the Cheviot hills of Northumberland. It was fantastic. The views were wonderful, Patrick is a very relaxed guide, who tells about history and nature and shares his passion for the environment. The heather is blooming, what...More

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WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your review. I enjoyed walking and sharing this area of Northumberland National Park with you. It was a great day, lots of wildlife and the goats were just great.

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

Many travelers wait to cross the causeway either side of low tide to access the Island of Lindisfarne. Most drive but the few that walk following the poles across the bay have a unique experience. Wet and muddy you need he right footwear but the...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 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
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WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your review. The Cheviot always offers a decent challenge and it was great to walk with you to the summit of our highest hill/mountain in Northumberland National Park.

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 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
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WalksNortthumberland, Owner at Footsteps - Walking the beauty of Northumberland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thanks for the review Rick, it was great to see you and share a walk again on the Pilgrim's Way to Lindisfarne, always a great experience.

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

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

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

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

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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

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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.

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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

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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!

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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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