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The feel of the countryside

There are two great routes the shorter 5.8 miles and longer 6.8 miles. Both routes follow similar... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Alan K
Great dog walk

This runs right round Newton Aycliffe nice hardcore path so you want get your feet wet or dirty... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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6 Nov 2017
“The feel of the countryside”
6 Oct 2017
“Great dog walk”
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

There are two great routes the shorter 5.8 miles and longer 6.8 miles. Both routes follow similar routes around the north of Newton Aycliffe, the longer going further south to the old railway line. The paths are well marked and good under foot only one...More

2  Thank Alan K
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This runs right round Newton Aycliffe nice hardcore path so you want get your feet wet or dirty great for walking the dogs or just a nice country walk round the outer area of the town

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Seems very scruffy and as highlighted in commentry signs defaced and the whole thing is just a run down area for dogs to be walked . Beer bottles everywhere and even the usual shopping trolley .

3  Thank Deano7719
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I use this walk a few times a week to keep fit. The full round is about 9 miles but you can dip in and do any amount on the walk. The scenery is varied and at the right times there can be plenty of...More

1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Nice circular walking route. When it first opened the paths were all maintained, and had clear signposting. Sadly the paths have deteriorated and many signs are missing.

1  Thank Dave U
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We love walking some or all of the great aycliffe route with the dog, some areas of aycliffe a little over grown and not so much looked after but most of it is a pleasant walk and the dog loves!

1  Thank owen s
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Really wanted to do this walk on our visit but struggled to find anyone in Newton Aycliffe who had heard of it (neither hotel staff or local dog walkers) and could find no clear walking directions on the web. Did find nature park (very small...More

Thank Maryann H
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic walk with points of interest all the way Ten out of ten wish people would use the dog bins but on the whole Very good

1  Thank handpicked12
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I have a German shepherd who loves to swim, its very well situated, peaceful and tranquil then carry on the walk along the old Darlington to Stockton railway line a very nice wooded area very well recommended for a nice peaceful stroll on a Sunday...More

Thank Craigveryhappy
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

I had a beautiful 5 mile walk around Newton Aycliffe Way today we started at Travellers Green Nature Park. Walked along the old railway line over the blue bridge. Came out at the top and walked down to the boating lake. Along the meadows beside...More

1  Thank Carol T
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