Section 3

Burradon to Ponteland

See the view from the highest point in Weetslade Country Park before continuing past the lake at Big Waters and the unspoilt natural area of Prestwick Carr, where wild ponies roam.  This is an unspoilt area of wet grassland, rich in bird life . Finish in Ponteland.

How Do I Get There?

To the start:  
Bus X7, X8 from Newcastle Haymarket bus station.

Return:          
Bus X77 or X78

Refreshments

Masons Arms (01661 820 468) and White Swan (0661 878 869) in Dinnington.  Check for opening hours.

Pubs, cafes and restaurants in Ponteland.

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