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Jun 3, 2012 - Exploring the Northumberland Otterburn Range

We had left Durham and intended to travel the A696 to just north of Otterburn but earlier in the week a truck carrying a wind turbine blade had crashed and therefore closed the road while they recovered the blade. Our alternative route was to take the A68 which was originally an old roman road called Dere Street. The road was straight but it did go up and down with many blind summits and was narrow in places so the journey was a bit tense to say the least. We arrived safely at the Border Forest Campground in the Kielder Forest and after...

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