Tag Archives: River Coquet

63. An Alwinton Round in the Rain – 18th November 2015

Although the weather forecast was not promising, three Footloosers headed off towards Coquetdale in good spirits, despite the light but steady rain falling. The roads did not show evidence of much rain the previous day, puddles being few and far … Continue reading

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62. Upper Coquetdale – Windy Gyle – 14th October 2015

Another wonderfully clear, sunny day greeted us as the full complement of Footloose set off back into the upper reaches of the Coquet valley. We parked the car at the Barrow Burn tearoom, had a quick drink with mine host, … Continue reading

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59. The River Coquet – Hepple to Low Alwinton – 5th August 2015

On a fine August morning, we drove north west out of Ponteland along the A696 towards Elsdon, before winding our way to rendezvous at Low Alwinton. With our starting point at Hepple, the walk followed the well-marked footpath out of … Continue reading

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58. The River Coquet – Pauperhaugh to Hepple – 8th July 2015

A full complement of Footloose fellas wound their way up the A696 towards Elsdon, entered the National Park and drove over to Hepple, where we parked up just north of the unattractive road bridge over the Coquet river. It was … Continue reading

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55. The River Coquet – Amble to Warkworth and return – 15th April 2015

We had all five Footloose members for the delayed start of our walk along the Coquet, so Robin was chauffeur as we journeyed to Amble on the Northumberland coast. We parked in the Turner Street car park and made our … Continue reading

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