Guided walks for people aged 50+ with time to enjoy the scenery and make new friends.
Walks take place on a Wednesday of each month, are 5 to 8 miles in length and last 4-6 hours with a break.
Strolls take place on the last Wednesday of each month, are under 4.5 miles and last 1.5 to 2.5 hours.
Please see the downloadable programme for further details.
8 January: South Shields to Souter 6 miles
Meeting Point: North Shields Ferry Terminal to catch 10.30 Ferry. Then walking along the South Tyneside Coast.
12 February: Causey to Eighton Banks 7.5 miles
Meeting Point: Gateshead Interchange stand N to catch 10.25 bus. This walk is part of the Heritage Way.
Leader: Alan Barber
11 March: Ashington to Newbiggin-by -the-Sea 6 miles
Meeting Point: Haymarket Bus Station. Walking via Queen Elizabeth Country Park to the Coast.
8 April: Consett to Stanley 8 miles
Meeting Point: Eldon Square Bus Station. Walking along the former Consett to Sunderland Railway Line offering lovely views of County Durham.
13 May: Bothal Woods, Morpeth 7.5 miles.
Meeting Point: Haymarket Bus Station. Walking through woods and close to the River Wansbeck.
10 June: East Boldon to Bede’s World 7 miles
Meeting Point: East Boldon Metro Station Platform 1. Walking close to the River Don.
ADVANCE NOTICE: There will be a train trip to Seaham on 8 July for a circular walk via Hawthor
11 December 2019: Pre Christmas Stroll and Lunch
22 January: Monkseaton to Seaton Delaval Hall 4 miles
Meeting Point: Monkseaton Metro Station Platform 2. Walking via the former Avenue Branch Line.
26 February: A Roman Roam 4 miles
Meeting Point: Wallsend Bus Station. Come and see what this is about!
25 March: Howdon to Fellgate 4.5 miles
Meeting Point: Howdon Metro Station Platform 2. Walking via the Pedestrian Tunnel and the River Don path.
22 April: Washingwell Woods 4 miles
Meeting Point: Eldon Square Bus Station. Walking through the Woods and hopefully seeing bluebells.
27 May: Cullercoats to Seaton Sluice 4.5 miles
Meeting Point: Cullercoats Metro Station Platform 2. Walking along the Coast
24 June: Heworth to Newcastle Quayside 4.5 miles
Meeting Point: Heworth Metro Station Concourse. Walking close to the River Tyne.