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Plessey Wood Country Park, Bedlington

RegionNorth East
ClubNewcastle and Tyneside Orienteers
Nearest townBedlington
PostcodeNE22 6AN
Carpark locationCountry Park Car Park. No charge.

Available Map

Country Park in a loop of the River Blyth, part wooded, part open grassland.

Control marker #20 may not be present. Visit the site and move on.

Extra care should be taken on the river edge paths in wet, slippery conditions and/or if the river is high. 

Other Things to do in the Area

Picnic Tables. Open space for informal games. Small children's playground.

Toilets every day.

Visitor Centre & Cafe open weekends and school holidays (Check by phone)

Nearby towns of Bedlington & Morpeth

Maps Available From

Visitor Centre (Weekends and School Holidays). Phone for opening times (see also above). Tel:01670-824793

Further Information

  • White and/or yellow standard controls suitable for beginners
  • Orange and/or light green standard controls suitable for people with some experience