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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Wark and Hexham.

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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Wark and Hexham.

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Grid RefNY8610577059
Lat / Lon 55.08778° / -2.21923°
Easting / Northing386,105E / 577,059N
Grid RefNY9361464112
Lat / Lon 54.97159° / -2.10130°
Easting / Northing393,614E / 564,112N

Warhex One's land is

Arable 42.7%
Other agricultural land 1.4%
Pasture 39.2%
Urban 10.1%
Water 5.4%
Woods 1.2%

Data: Corine Land Cover (CLC) 2018


Adavy — 24 Apr 2021

There are two sections of this walk on roads which are dangerous for walkers and should not be attempted. The first stretch out of the village of Wark on the B6320 is not walkable and we would advise that no routes follow any section of this road. It is used by logging waggons, quarry traffic, locals, farm traffic, motorbikes and tourists. There are few verges or safe places for walkers.

The next section is on the road after crossing the B6318. This road down to Fourstones is again used by fast local vehicles and large farm and logging traffic. There are several blind rises and turns and not many places or verges to walk on. This section is doable with extreme caution although we would not recommend it.

We are looking at alternative routes but there is currently no direct route from the village of Wark to Hexham. However, we are close to the Pennine Way and Hadrians Wall Path which although longer, would be safer and more accessible than the proposed route. Alternative routes heading out towards the A68 could also be possible.

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