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Two slipways which provide direct access to the River Tyne which is navigable for a distance of 4 miles upstream and 13 miles approximately downstream to the sea. Activities which can be undertaken on the river include rowing, sailing, canoeing, cruising, power boating, water-skiing and jet-skiing. Showers, toilets and changing rooms provided.

 

 

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Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is MetroCentre Station.

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Accessibility

  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - KFC, TGI Fridays and Frankie and Beneys all within walking distance.
  • Picnic Site

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 1000
  • Min group size - 1
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

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  • Educational Visits Accepted

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