Bearpark

On the western outskirts of Durham. Good pathways through a mixture of the farming and industrial landscape.

Technical sheet
No. 10127998
A Brandon and Byshottles walk posted on 04/06/21 by Walking with Adam. Update : 07/06/21
Calculated time Calculated time: 2h20[?]
Distance Distance : 4.74mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 148ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 144ft
Highest point Highest point : 335ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 243ft
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Brandon and Byshottles
Starting point Starting point : N 54.767888° / W 1.611741°
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Description

(D/A) From car park near Relly Farm head south towards the disused railway line, turn left along Lanchester Valley Way.

(1) Where National Cycle Network 14 (NCN 14), departs to the right, continue straight along NCN 70 for 1.2 km.

(2) Cross a farm track and then cross a road, continue for a further 1.2 km.

(3) Turn right down and follow the track to cross the river.

(4) Follow the track through two farms until Tollhouse Road.

(5) Turn right along Tollhouse Road.

(6) Just before houses turn right on NCN14, continue to the junction with NCN 70.

(1) Turn left to return to start (D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 279ft - Car park
1 : mi 0.72 - alt. 282ft - National Cycle Network
2 : mi 1.33 - alt. 302ft - Farm track
3 : mi 2.12 - alt. 299ft - River
4 : mi 2.47 - alt. 302ft - Track through farm
5 : mi 3.43 - alt. 276ft - Tollhouse Road
6 : mi 3.72 - alt. 269ft - NCN14
D/A : mi 4.74 - alt. 282ft - Car park

Useful Information

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