Walking & Cycling

The Gun is the perfect base for ramblers and cyclists who want to make the most of our countryside at a leisurely pace.
Northumberland Countryside
Kielder Observatory

Kielder Observatory

A unique and magical attraction under the finest dark skies in England.

The Northumberland International Dark Sky Park, is the largest Gold Tier Dark Sky Park area of protected night sky in Europe.


A jewel of a village, set on the Tyne with a range of indepdent and award-winning shops.
Old Ironworks
Kielder Sailing

Leisure Activities

In addition to the great walking and cycling, a range of water-based sports are available at the scenic Keilder reservoir.

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