Ravenber Way
210 mile coast-to-coast walk from Ravenglass to Berwick

The Ravenber Way is a 210 mile long distance coast to coast walk across northern England from Ravenglass in Cumbria to Berwick-upon-Tweed in Northumberland. It’s name is cleverly derived from the first letters of the start and end points of the walk.

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Holiday Packages

All our Standard Itineraries include:

  • Hand-picked accommodation in B&Bs / guest houses / inns / small hotels
  • En-suite facilities where available
  • Breakfast
  • Daily baggage transfers from our own team of local drivers
  • All booking fees

We will also endeavour to include all these in any custom itinerary you wish to build for this walk.

Itin A:   14D / 15N       £1800 pp *

Day 1: Ravenglass to Wasdale Head (13m)
Day 2: Wasdale Head to Ambleside (16m)
Day 3: Ambleside to Askham (18m)
Day 4: Askham to Dufton (17m)
Day 5: Dufton to Garrigill (15m)
Day 6: Garrigill to Allenheads (12m)
Day 7: Allenheads to Hexham (16.5m)
Day 8: Hexham to Wark (13m)
Day 9: Wark to Elsdon (16.4m)
Day 10: Elsdon to Rothbury (12.4m)
Day 11: Rothbury to Alwinton (12m)
Day 12: Alwinton to Hethpool (17.8m)
Day 13: Hethpool to Norham (20.8m)
Day 14: Norham to Berwick upon Tweed (10m)

£2,240 solo walkers (plus single supplements)
£1,800 per person (based on two sharing)
£1,660 per person (based on group of 3)
£1,590 per person (based on group of 4 or more)

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* All headline holiday prices are shown per person, based on two people sharing.

Baggage Transfer

Baggage Transfer is automatically included in the price of all our Walking Holiday packages.

These prices are for anyone planning their own holiday and just need bags moving from one stop to the next.

Itin A

£885 per person (single)
£445 per person (based on two people)
£305 per person (based on group of 3)
£235 per person (based on group of 4 or more)

Max 17kg per bag

Note: If you are booking accommodation in an Airbnb, you must ensure that there will either be someone available to take collection/delivery of your bags or that they have appropriate, secure storage in the event that the proprietor is absent.

Walk Information

Rest Days
Rest days can be incorporated into any walking holiday package at an additional £65.00 per person per night

Solo Travellers
Solo travellers please contact us or use the booking form to send your proposed itinerary including dates, and we will price accordingly. Where possible, we take advantage of existing bookings from other clients to ensure you receive a cost effective service.

Alternative Itineraries
For alternative itineraries to those provided for this route, please contact us, or use the Booking Form to submit your proposed itinerary and number of participants and we will quote accordingly.

Walking Season Dates
Prices are based on the walk starting after 1st April and ending before 30th September.

Walk Information

The Ravenber Way is a 210½ (336.8 km) long-distance coast-to-coast walk across northern England from Ravenglass in Cumbria to Berwick-upon-Tweed in Northumberland.

Alfred Wainwright’s approved route passes some of the Lake District’s finest mountains, passing Wasdale Head, and traces the way used by Roman soldiers over the High Street Range, crosses the Eden Valley, climbs over the high Pennines, traverses the northern moors and heads on into Northumbria. Beyond the Roman Wall lies the fell country, the Simonside Hills and the beautiful slopes and ridges of the Cheviots. Finally, the walk follows the leafy valley of the River Till and along the banks of River Tweed to reach the North Sea.

More information can be found on:

OS Explorer Maps
OL5 – English Lakes – North-eastern area
OL6 – English Lakes – South-western area
OL7 – English Lakes – South-eastern area
OL19 – Howgill Fells & Upper Eden Valley
OL16 – Cheviot Hills
OL31 – North Pennines
OL42 – Kielder Water & Forest
OL43 – Hadrian’s Wall
332 – Alnwick & Amble
339 – Kelso, Coldstream & Lower Tweed Valley
346 – Berwick-upon-Tweed

Guide Books
The Ravenber Way” by Ron Scholes – Published by Sigma Leisure – ISBN: 978-1850588719

Mobile Digital Mapping
Digital maps can be viewed on most modern smartphones using an appropriate app, downloaded from the app store associated with your device. Brigantes recommend that whichever app you use, it should support Ordnance Survey 1:25k or 1:50k scale maps. There are many apps to choose from, but the two main providers are Ordnance Survey and Memory Map.

Each provider’s app has its own benefits, but both provide all-important offline navigation, meaning your device does not need a mobile signal to work effectively on the trail.

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