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Walk and cycle routes


Derwent route mapDerwent activity walk and cycle route 

A woodland walk with plenty of wildlife

Wardley route mapWardley Manor country park activity walk and cycle route

Take a walk or cycle around one of the many paths around the lake

Watergate route mapWatergate Forest park activity walk and cycle route

Find out how much the former Watergate Colliery has transformed, now a haven for wildlife.

Quayside route mapGateshead Quays activity walk and cycle route

Walk along the Quayside to one of the last surviving coal Staithes

Angel of the NorthLongacre Woods and the Angel of the North

A woodland walk heading towards the Angel of the North. The contemporary sculpture, designed by Antony Gormley

Oliver Henderson ParkOliver Henderson Park

Head to this lovely park suitable for prams, wheelchairs, scooters and bikes.

Ryton WillowsRyton willows

Check out the three ponds teaming with wildlife.

Saltwell ParkSaltwell Park

Visit our award winning Victorian park.

Windy NookWindy Nook nature reserve

A natural area of greenspace with panoramic views.



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