Ford & Etal Estates Tour

Discover Ford & Etal Estates

An historic working estate set in beautiful countryside with a fascinating history that includes visits from kings, murders, mining and a family curse.


There is so much to see and do here. This walk will offer a great introduction to the estate, its way of life and a chance to enjoy some of the finest views in the land. Heritage Walks Northumberland will lead your group on a route of six miles that will take around three hours. It is graded “easy to moderate” and is ideal for individuals, couples and families. 


Start point : Ford village (car park near the church). (From 21/6 to 30/8 start will be at Heatherslaw Mill with a 1200 start.)

Start time : 1000

Length : 6 miles (9.5 km)


Scheduled dates are all on Tuesdays. If none of these dates suits please email Heritage Walks Northumberland with your preferred date and we will check the diary and respond. 


Choose from:

September 20th

October 11th

Adult £17. Child £7

Special tours to include traditional afternoon tea at Heatherslaw

August 2nd, 9th & 30th

Adult £40. Child £17


Ford Castle