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Tyne Riverside Country Park, Prudhoe

RegionNorth East
ClubNewcastle and Tyneside Orienteers
Nearest townPrudhoe
PostcodeNE42 6NP
Carpark locationWest End of the park. NE42 6NP. Easy access also from Prudhoe Rail and Bus interchange 100 metres.

Available Map

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.

Further Information

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