|Club||Newcastle and Tyneside Orienteers|
|Carpark location||West End of the park. NE42 6NP. Easy access also from Prudhoe Rail and Bus interchange 100 metres.|
Linear Country Park on the south bank of the River Tyne.
The Spetchells are steep sided hills, once chalk based waste from industry, now providing extensive views and a natural habitat unusual in the area.
Other Things to do in the Area
Toilets at Car Park (daily)
Prudhoe Castle (English Heritage) - Seasonal
Two small National Trust properties: Cherryburn (Mickley) and George Stephenson's Birthplace (east of Wylam) - both seasonal opening.
Prudhoe Waterworld Leisure Pool
Adam & Eve Public House
Maps Available From
Download from this site.
By post on request via club website contact form.
- White and/or yellow standard controls suitable for beginners
- Orange and/or light green standard controls suitable for people with some experience