Parkland / Woodland Garden
6 miles south-west of Gateshead, 20 miles north-west of Durham; entrance on B6314 between Burnopfield and Rowlands Gill; from A1 take exit north of Metrocentre and follow brown signs.
Public Transport Directions
On foot and by bike:
½ mile from the Derwent Walk footpath and cycle track (NCN14) between Swalwell and Consett, which links to the lovely trail along the Tyne into Gateshead and Newcastle.
Go North East 'The Red Kite' 45, 46 and 47 from Newcastle's Eldon Square bus station and Newcastle railway station to Consett or Blackhall Mill, passing the Metrocentre. Alight at Rowlands Gill for ½ mile walk.
Blaydon 5 miles, Metrocentre 5 miles, Newcastle Central 8 miles.
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Woodlands, riverside meadows and the Derwent Walk (a disused railway line). Served by Thornley...1.03 miles away
Chopwell Wood really is a wood for everyone. This 360-hectare mixed woodland is a real gem, set...2.18 miles away
Oldest existing railway in the world, opened 1725. Steam-hauled passenger trains, vintage...2.28 miles away
Whickham Hermitage Community Garden2.67 miles away
Three acres of themed gardens for the plant and garden lover in a uniquely tranquil setting with...3.09 miles away
18thC restored working watermill with visitor centre, coffee shop, sun clock, flywheel and...3.16 miles away
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Reclaimed colliery site with large lake and multi user path. Newly planted woodland and additional...3.41 miles away
Metrocentre is Britain's best and Europe's largest shopping and leisure centre, find information...3.66 miles away
Namco Funscape is the North Easts most unique venue. 38'000 sq ft of state-of-the-art arcade...3.7 miles away
Experience a real sense of your past at Beamish and discover what life was like in North East...3.85 miles away
Micro real ale brewery with pub attached, housed in re-built stone pumping station with children's...4.45 miles away
The Giants Den is the North East's premier indoor play area and party venue. Located on the Team...4.46 miles away
Preserved colliery railway system featuring the world's only preserved operational rope-hauled...4.71 miles away
The remains of a small temple dedicated to the native god Antenociticus.4.78 miles away