Jesmond Dene Nature & Shops

This 4.4km (2.7 mile) walk takes you around the lovely area of Jesmond and the beautiful Jesmond Dene valley. Jesmond is one of Newcastle's oldest and finest suburbs, which has grown increasingly popular among foodies, socialites, students and young professionals over the years. The famous Jesmond Dene, located in the heart of Jesmond, is especially known for its outstanding beauty, and is a great spot to visit during the summer months for picnics and strolls through the luscious green scenery.

Run Newcastle
Newcastle Run 1.5km
Newcastle Run Half Marathon West (22km)
Newcastle Run Half Marathon East (23km)

Cycle Newcastle

Angel of the North Circular Cycle

This 22km (14 miles) circular cycle route will take you from the heart of Newcastle's Quayside, along cycle routes down to the iconic Angel of the North statue, then back along the historic Bowes Railway that is now reopened as a dedicated cycle track. There are plenty of delightful places to stop, rest, eat, drink and shop along the way so take your time and make a day of it!

Whitley Bay Cycle

This 40km (25 mile) there-and-back cycle route will take you from the heart of Newcastle's Quayside, along cycle lanes by the River Tyne, all the way to Whitley Bay on the coast (& back) and all along mostly traffic-free cycle paths or quiet roads. There are plenty of delightful places to stop, rest, eat, drink and shop along the way so take your time and make a day of it!