Middleton-in-Teesdale / Local Area.
Nestled beside the spectacular River Tees the small market town of Middleton-in-Teesdale is a popular tourist destination for visitors from all over the world. Steeped in history it was the centre of the lead mining industry in England in the 19th century.
With an array of local attractions including the historic town of Barnard Castle, Bowes Museum and High Force there is something for everyone.
Surrounded by the scenic dales, stunning moorland, unique upland meadows and spectacular rivers it really is a hidden gem!
Middleton-in-Teesdale is a perfect central location for exploring the Northern Pennines, Lake District, Hadrian's Wall country, Northumberland and the Yorkshire Dales.