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Active Sunderland BIG Walk

The Active Sunderland BIG Walk returns for 2018, whether you're looking for a fun family activity or an opportunity to get off the beaten track and discover a stunning, hidden corner of rural Wearside.

Three route options are available to participants; 3, 7 & 11 miles.

This year's 3 mile route involves an optional scavenger hunt trail around Herrington Country Park providing the perfect chance to discover more about the history and nature of one of the city's finest outdoor spaces. This route is ideal for beginners, families or those with mobility issues.

Both the 7 mile and 11 mile routes take in the beautiful river Wear valley behind Penshaw Monument. This area of unspoiled countryside is home to a rich mosaic of habitats and wildlife and is a fantastic place to walk, with mile upon mile of footpaths through open countryside, ancient woodland and along the banks of the river Wear.

Time: 10am - 4pm


Herrington Country Park, Sunderland, County Durham, DH4 7EL

2.73 miles  
  0191 561 4697    

30th September 2018
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