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The local Spar has a cash machine
Tea Rooms, small supermarket
Public Toilets at Town Hall (daytime only)
Tourist Information Centre
Shop and PO
Toilets near children’s play area
George & Dragon public house

Taxi companies in the area
Alston Taxis:
01434 381386
Slaley & Hexham Taxis Alston
01434 606464

To find information on accommodation & facilities for different places along the route simply click on the placenames on the map below.

Click the map to view accommodation and facilities information for each place along the route
Download a GPX file for this section of The Pennine JourneyFree, downloadable GPX route file and map
To view this stage via 'Viewranger' on an interactive map, view elevation profiles and download a GPX file for your own use then simply click here or the download icon on the left. We are grateful to our Route Coordinator, Robert Cullen, for his hardwork on creating this facility.

All accommodation below is listed in route order.
When booking accommodation please mention

Cumberland Inn
Guy & Helen Harmer
Cumberland Inn, Townfoot, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3HX

01434 381875
Distance from route: 0 miles Google Maps

Grid Reference:
Evening Meals: Yes
Packed Lunches Available: Yes
Mrs. Pat Dent
Greycroft, 1 Middle Park, The Raise, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3AR

01434 381383
Distance from route: 0.5 miles Google Maps

Grid Reference:
Evening Meals: No
Packed Lunches Available: Yes

Garrigill Village Hall Bunkroom and Campsite
The Hall Trustees, Garrigill Village Hall, Garrigill, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3DS

: 01434 647516
Distance from route: 0 miles Google Maps
Grid Reference: NY746416

Willing to pickup:
Evening Meals:No
Packed Lunches Available: No
Dogs Welcome: Yes in the Bunkroom No on the Campsite
Walkers WelcomeAlston Youth Hostel
Linda Almond, Jenny Bradley & Neil Willmott
The Firs, Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3RW

01434 381509
Distance from route: 0 miles Google Maps
Grid Reference: NY717462

Willing to pickup:
Evening Meals: Yes
Packed Lunches Available: Yes
Dogs Welcome: No
The Legal Bit: Descriptions of establishments have been provided by the applicable proprietors. The Pennine Journey website cannot accept any responsibility for any contents or omissions which the accommodation listing on this website may contain and MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, AND ACCEPTS NO LIABILITY RELATING TO ITS USE.
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