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Newcastle Quayside Run 5km

A “there-and-back-again” 5km run along the quayside of Newcastle Gateshead. Because it is there-and-back-again you can start at any point on the run and just follow it to each end then back to the start point to complete your 5km. You will take in views of the River Tyne, the iconic Gateshead Millennium Bridge, the BALTIC Centre, the Sage Gateshead, the Tyne Bridge and the Swing Bridge. This route is lit at night so suitable for day or night time. Continue reading “Newcastle Quayside Run 5km”

Newcastle Quayside Run 10km

A “there-and-back-again” 10km run along the quayside of Newcastle Gateshead. Because it is there-and-back-again you can start at any point on the run and just follow it to each end then back to the start point to complete your 10km. You will take in views of the River Tyne, the iconic Gateshead Millennium Bridge, the BALTIC Centre, the Sage Gateshead, the Tyne Bridge, the Swing Bridge and the historic Dunston Staiths. This route is lit at night so suitable for day or night time. Continue reading “Newcastle Quayside Run 10km”

Newcastle Run River Tyne Half Marathon West (22km)

A circular half marathon (slightly over at 22km) run heading West from Gateshead Millennium Bridge along mostly traffic free cycle tracks and routes, crossing over the River Tyne at the Newburn Bridge Road to run back along the other side of the river. Not all paths and roads are lit at night so this route is best done during daylight hours. Continue reading “Newcastle Run River Tyne Half Marathon West (22km)”

Extension Cycle along River Tyne West to Hexham

This 44km (27 mile) there-and-back extension to our River Tyne West Circular cycle route takes you further out along the River Tyne cycle route 72, Hadrian’s Cycleway, all the way to the Roman Towns of Hexham and Corbridge. If you do this full extension on top of the River Tyne West Cycle route, the whole trip will be 78km (48 miles). So why not make a day of it, buy a picnic in a local shop, and enjoy this route along the Tyne.  Continue reading “Extension Cycle along River Tyne West to Hexham”

Jesmond, Ouseburn & Town Moor Circular Cycle

This 13km (10 mile) circular cycle route will take you from Newcastle’s Quayside, along lanes by the River Ouseburn, into the beautiful Jesmond Dene Valley, the heart of chic Jesmond Village, across The Town Moor, into Leazes Park and then back along the Quayside and all along mostly cycle paths and 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! Continue reading “Jesmond, Ouseburn & Town Moor Circular Cycle”