Cowshill is a popular place to head to while you are exploring Durham as a large number of the area’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. High Force and the Killhope Lead Mining Museum are amongst the many popular places to discover here. Also, well worth the effort are Low Force and Hexham Abbey.
If the sun is shining head outside and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Enjoy the waterfront at Crag Lough in Hexham.
There are lots of great sights to visit in and around Cowshill. Be sure to set aside enough time to see them all. Blow the dust from the pages of Durham’s past by checking out nearby heritage sites, such as the Housesteads Roman Fort in Hexham, the Chesters Roman Fort and the Great Chesters Fort.
Enjoy window shopping and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the nearby shopping hotspots such as the Hexham Market Place in Hexham.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep it’s hard to go past the De Vere Hotel Slaley Hall, Hexham, the Best Western Derwent Manor Hotel, Consett, and the Ald White Craig Farm, Haltwhistle.