Talkin Tarn Country Park

Talkin Tarn Country Park

Overview

An ideal place for water sports or a quiet stroll through the mature woodlands. Fishing and bike hire available.

Hostels nearby

YHA Alston Main Exterior

YHA Alston

Parking
Free wi-fi
Private rooms available

Talkin Tarn Country Park

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: NY541594

Lat/Lng: 54.975974, -2.671401

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

Ashgill Force

Ashgill Force

The highest waterfall in the area, the gill falls a spectacular 50ft into a pool in the wooded valley below.

cycling

Cycling in Alston

The hostel is a popular stop off for the Sea to Sea bike ride. The secure bike shed and drying room offer all the facilities a cyclist needs. However we do not have bikes to rent out.

Walking and Rambling at YHA Alston

Walking and Rambling in Alston

The Pennine Way passes through some of the most beautiful and remote countryside England has to offer. This section boasts the highest waterfall in England.

Cycling at YHA Alston

Cycling at YHA Alston

The hostel is a popular stop off for the Sea to Sea bike ride. The secure bike shed and drying room offer all the facilities a cyclist needs. However we do not have bikes to rent out.

South Tynedale Railway

South Tynedale Railway

A new narrow gauge railway from Cumbria into Northumberland. There's also a shop, café & Hub transport museum.       Visit the website

Vindolanda

Vindolanda

This Roman fort is just south of Hadrian's Wall and is great for learning more about the local history.

The Roman Army Museum

The Roman Army Museum

Based at the site of Carvoran Roman Fort, the Roman Army Museum is an authentic and dramatic tribute to Rome’s extraordinary military legacy. Visit the website

The Pennine Way

The Pennine Way

The Pennine Way has something to offer every long distance walker. A 270-mile walk from the Peak District to the Scottish Borders.

Digital Landscapes at The Sill

Digital Landscapes at The Sill

Northumberland National Park is launching an exciting new exhibition at The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre this summer. Open from 2 July to 30 September, ‘Digital Landscapes’ is an innov

Walking and Rambling in Ninebanks

Walking and Rambling in Ninebanks

Ask reception about Kate's Clues to Mohope and they will provide you with an illustrated leaflet which details a short circular walk from the hostel which is suitable for children.

Housestead Roman Fort

Housestead Roman Fort

2.7 miles Housesteads Roman Fort is the remains of an auxiliary fort on Hadrian's Wall.

Events and guided walks at The Sill

Events and guided walks at The Sill

Welcome to Northumberland National Park! This summer we are looking back to the start of National Parks and also looking forward to all the great green action that can be done to keep our National