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Needle Point Walk
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Trail details

Grade of Trail:

  • Moderate

Trail Waymarking:


Length of trail:

4.4 kilometres

Trail is currently open


Trail description

Start this walk from Newtondale Halt station

After following the forest road along the valley there is a short steep climb.  Once at the top you are rewarded with fantastic views of Newtondale and the railway from Needlepoint.  The trail then follows the escarpment before descending back into the dale to return to the Newtondale Halt.  Watch out for deer and jays as you walk around this peaceful spot.

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What's Here?

  • Cycling
  • Dogs
  • Walking


OS Grid ref: SE834948

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Becky Mayo
Recreation Ranger
07557 541621

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