Visitor information
Opening hours
How to find us
Parking & prices
Facilities & access
Contact details

Opening hours

Access to Simonside can be made 24 hours a day.

How to find us

How to find us
Rothbury, Northumberland
Sat Nav Postcode: NE65 7NW
By Car

Signposted from the B6342 (Rothbury to Scot’s Gap road).

By Public Transport

Bus number 416 connects Rothbury with Morpeth (both mainline rail station and buses to Newcastle).On Sundays and Bank Holidays, Northumbria buses run an additional service direct from Newcastle and Gateshead to Rothbury (number 508). Simonside is two miles to the south of Rothbury.To access the Hills on foot, follow the public footpaths from Rothbury via Whitton and Hillhead Lane, a distance of 2.5 miles (4km).

OS Grid Ref

55.291237509198, -1.9430565834045

Parking and prices

There are no parking charges at Simonside.

Additional information

Number of accessible parking spaces: 0

Facilities and access

Assistant dogs welcome
Dogs allowed
Picnic area

Contact details

Activities at Simonside

Picnic table within bluebells
Picnics at Simonside
Forests of Rothbury,  view from top of Simonside
Walking trails at Simonside
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