Visit Alston, Nenthead & Garrigill
about alston, nenthead & garrigill:
• Alston is the highest market town in England and sits at the junction of several trans-Pennine routes.
• Surrounding the town is Alston Moor, a beautiful and diverse area known for its rare alpine flora and moorland birds.
•Nearby are the lead-mining villages of Nenthead and Garrigill, while Nenthead Mines Heritage Centre.
• Today, the combination of many different attributes have defined the North Pennines AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty).
• The Pennine Way, South Tynedale Trail and Isaac's Tea Trail all pass through the town.
|Fri 3 - Mon 6 Apr||Roman Cavalry Easter Explorers at Birdoswald Roman Fort|
|Sat 4 - Sun 5 Apr||Eden Valley Horse Trials at Nord Vue Farm|
|Sat 11 Apr||Black Grouse Lek at RSPB Geltsdale|
|Sat 11 Apr||Brampton Film Club: Tracks at Brampton Community Centre|