You don't have to be a fitness fanatic! You don't need to walk the entire length of Hadrian's Wall in one go, though some people have! At the Heart of the Wall country there are lots of outdoor activities Walking - Cycling - Angling - exploring - wildlife & woodlands and wild wild places. But if you base yourself here you can go at your own pace, strike out for half days to follow history trails or visit a Roman site. Find out more about local Reiver names, dig up a few ancestors.
There are arts & craft galleries all around, many with tearooms or coffee shops, and within easy reach of The Heart of Hadrian's Wall area. Or if plants and gardens are your passion, why not give yourself a treat and visit Chipchase Castle Nursery or Dilston Physic Garden.