The historic 19th century Waggonways network was once used to haul coal to ships on the River Tyne from dozens of coal mines in the borough, but had fallen into disrepair over many years.
In 2000 we transformed more than 30 miles of routes as part of the Government's Liveability Fund. To help you explore, a series of walks are available to download.
Group walks in North Tyneside
Enjoy walking in the great outdoors with our fully qualified walk leaders. Join us for short 30 minute brisk walk, or a longer 90 minute saunter. Whatever your ability, or whatever takes your fancy we’ll have a walk to suit you.