Take in both the ruins of Lanercost Priory and the very much intact Lanercost Priory Church, before walking along part of the 84 mile Hadrian's Wall Path on this lovely walk through the Cumbrian landscape.
|5½ miles (8.9km)|
|431 ft (131m) |
Level of difficulty
|Well defined Public footpaths /bridleways & road walking|
6 gates /4 stiles
|Grid NY 55471 63644|
|Keep on leads|
|Car Park at Lanercost Tea Room|
Check parking restrictions first
|Hadrian’s Wall Bus AD122 Spring-Autumn / Otherwise Service 685 to within 2½ miles|
|In Lanercost Tea Room|
Visiting Lanercost Priory - English Heritage
Information about Lanercost Priory with opening times and prices from English Heritage.
Information about the highest section of Hadrian's Wall still surviving, from English Heritage.
Mark's excellent book detailing walking the Hadrian's Wall Path both from west to east and east to west, is not just essential research but also a cracking good read.