Chirdon Burn: Seven Linns to Jerry's Linn

Grade 3/4
Length 6.5 km
Paddleable high to spate

in North East


Obscure spate ditch in Kielder Forest. The Seven Linns section is a series of falls and slides. Other notable features are Cat Linns and Jerry's Linn (a 4m fall).

Getting There

Putin W2°29'45" N55°6'54"
Takeout W2°23'44" N55°7'38"

You need to get the OS map out and get familiar with forestry tracks! The Seven Linns, which are a few hundred metres long are the main event and it's debatable as to whether it's worth paddling the rest of the beck, or just going to Jerry's Linn for a one-hit wonder.

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