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Northumberland Coast Path

The Northumberland Coast Path offers some stunning coastal walking. The 62-mile (100km) waymarked route is the best way to experience this beautiful, varied landscape. Broken down into stages, here’s everything you need to know in order to walk the path. .

Day walks in Northumberland

GetOutside Champion Dave Wilson is as passionate about the outdoors as he is about his native Northumberland. From exploring the valleys of the Cheviot Hills, to hiking Hadrian’s Wall, his enthusiasm for England’s Border County is endless.

Kate Hawley

Meet Kate Hawley - Forestry/woodland professional, extrovert, lover of coffee, babywearer, adventurer!

Helen Pollard

Meet Helen Pollard - Mountain biker, dog runner, mum to daughter Daisy.

The Scots origins of place names in Britain

Find the original meanings of British place names that use Scots source words with this extensive list of terms, along with pronunciation.

Limb Valley – a hidden woodland walk

Be sure you're winter-ready for your next chilly hike. GetOutside Champion Jessie Leong shares her top tips, plus a Limb Valley woodland route that's not to be missed this winter season.

Cycling with kids this school holidays: #Reasons To Ride

Cycling can be one of the easiest outdoors activities you can access as a family on a daily basis. A bit of planning and preparation can avoid meltdowns, and allows you to #GetOutside and have safe adventures.

Hadrian's Wall - a journey back in time

Hadrian’s Wall Path showcases 84 miles of UNESCO World Heritage site, two historic cities, a National Park, a picturesque coast and countryside, and of course a BIG wall! OS GetOutside Champion David Wilson gives us the highlights of this beautiful trail.

The Best Towns to Visit on the North York Moors

The North York Moors is rich in culture, history and beautiful landscapes. Discover our favourite towns to explore during your visit.

Discover the Milky Way in Northumberland National Park

As Northumberland National Park celebrates 3 years of Dark Sky Park status, we look at what that means for the gold-award winning national park - and how you can discover it yourself.