An ideal introduction to the Otterburn Ranges
This easy to follow circular route starts out at Girsonfield and passes through Elsdon and High Carrick.
It is an ideal introduction to the Otterburn Ranges and is suitable for most competent riders with horses of average fitness. Much of the route follows
Much of the route follows roads, but most sections have grass verges suitable to ride on.
Distance: 10.5 miles (17km)
Time: 4 hours
Terrain: Bridleways and roads, grass moorland, rough pasture
Ford crossings: 1 small burn, 1 sleeper bridge and 1 large bridge
Map: OS OL42 1:25000 Kielder Water
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