Local Area

What to see & do during your stay at Riverdale Cottage in Barnard Castle, Teesdale & the surounding area.

During your stay at Riverdale cottage there is plenty to see & do. Enjoy nearby attractions such as Barnard Castle, Bowes Museum & High Force Waterfall as well as beutifully scenic walks right on your door step in Flatts Woods.

Enjoy the Dales’ timeless treasures & explore County Durham – Land of the Prince Bishops.

Why not venture further afield to Northumberland, The Yorkshire Dales, York, Newcastle or the Lake District? All just a short drive away.


  1. Barnard Castle
  2. Bowes Museum
  3. High Force & Low Force
  4. Raby Castle
  5. Flatts Woods & Woodland Walks
  6. Egglestone Abbey
  7. Auckland Castle
  8. Hamsterley Forrest