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Derwenthaugh Country Park

Lockhaugh Road, Rowlands Gill NE39 1AU, Gateshead, England
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Walking with benefits

This country park has so much to offer - wildlife, a maze of paths and interesting features, places... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
robsonmccabe
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Take your time and breath

This is a place where you can just saunter with your dog/kids and listen and see plenty of wildlufe... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
suem6622018
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
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5 days ago
“Walking with benefits”
28 May 2018
“Beautiful scenery”
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Hours Today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Lockhaugh Road, Rowlands Gill NE39 1AU, Gateshead, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This country park has so much to offer - wildlife, a maze of paths and interesting features, places to sit down, paths to ride or to cycle, rivers, ponds, hills, etc.. Keep a look out for Red Kites and signs of its industrial revolution past.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a place where you can just saunter with your dog/kids and listen and see plenty of wildlufe especially Red Kites. Great for bikers and runners. Lacking litter bins so please take rubbish home.

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

A lovely park for all of the family either to play in or just walk about. Lots of parking and an ice cream shop. Just a small criticism - there should be some more equipment in the older children's play area. Park is well kept...More

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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

I knew this place was here but I’d never realised just how nice it was until I went with my dog. You can walk for miles in this place. It could do with more bins or just the doggie poo bins but that’s my only...More

Thank Claire N
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Walk here at least three times a week with my partner to keep fit, we love having it on our doorstep, there's quite a few different routes and length of walk that can be taken and we have seen many types of wildlife even Kingfisher...More

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Reviewed June 1, 2017

I love to go to the "high dam" to sit and play my melodeon and whistle. last time I was there I watched the heron (a regular) using the fish ladder as his own feeding station. The walk by the river is flat suitable for...More

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