Local Area

Teesdale has much to offer to visitors. The countryside is beautiful with the River Tees running through its heart and with moors that are great for walking, cycling and touring. There are many historic sites and places of interest in Teesdale, plenty of great local pubs, cafés and tearooms. The list below gives you some links to some of the most popular:

Further Afield

The North East is well known for its stunning scenery featuring rugged moorland, dramatic coastline and pretty Dales. The list of things to do and see in North Yorkshire and County Durham is vast with places and activities to suit everyone. We have listed some of our favourites below:

You can follow our Twitter page for links to up to date local info about what's on in the area, special offers and discounts. We hope that our Twitter feed will help you to get a taste of the amazing variety of activites and interesting places there are in and around Teesdale and that you will be inspired to enjoy something different during your stay.

After your stay, why not tweet to us @MerokCottage with your photos and comments about your favourite places and activities for other guests and followers to discover and enjoy.