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Enjoyable walk

On a dull bank holiday Monday decided to visit Castle Eden as found out about a walk called Yew... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tarry11
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Rye, United Kingdom
A walk in the Dene

Well signposted from the A19, easy to find and plenty of parking, toilet facilities. Two.lovely... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sandrac58
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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2 Stanhope Chase, Peterlee SR8 1NJ, England
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+44 191 586 0004
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a dull bank holiday Monday decided to visit Castle Eden as found out about a walk called Yew Tree walk so decided to visit. Was well worth it. We done the yew tree walk with the dogs and much enjoyed. Would recommend wearing walking...More

1  Thank Tarry11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well signposted from the A19, easy to find and plenty of parking, toilet facilities. Two.lovely walks. the tree walk and the squirrel walk. it's pleasant, peaceful, well maintained walks, can be a little rough terrain in a few places. you do need sensible footwear. but...More

Thank sandrac58
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Visited many times when living in the north east. Lovely atmosphere. Good food and very friendly staff. Well recommend

Thank Denyse W
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Great place to walk. Always quiet. Amazed not so many locals appreciate what they have on there door step. So many walks you can loose yourself and enjoy the scenory and wonderful nature walks.

Thank micknjosie
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

One of the best wild relaxing place!Easy access directly on National Reserve car park from A19,plenty walking footpaths,different routes:red ,green,blue .

Thank Caraiman O
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Thought it would be nice to have a coffee and bite to eat before we set off on our walk but were informed that the cafe wasn't finished yet and so it wasn't open. We found a shop in the adjacent housing estate and bought...More

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Under new management - more seating now for food. Not many tables for 2 tho so space is wasted while couples wait for a table. Sunday lunch was good. A lot of food on the plate but not enough veg to accompany it. Such a...More

1  Thank HKipUK
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Great place to go. Quiet and peaceful. Always something to see in summer or on a wintery snowy day. If you are lucy and very quiet you may see a red squirrel or some roe deer.

1  Thank Judith L
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Really nice walk for whole family. Long walk through the dene is exillerating for adults and children. Nice views and lots to see. Would recommend this walk to anyone. Also good for exercise running/good walk etc

Thank bringil
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We've visited here a few times now. Easy to find, free parking and a wonderful forest area to explore. So lucky to have this on our doorstep and the dog loves it too!

Thank adaminspain
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