Nearby Attractions

What else can you do near Whittle Dene to make lasting memories?

After a visit enjoying a days fishing and taking in the breath taking views, there are lots of other fun local places to visit nearby. Below is a small selection of places you can visit for exploring, water sports and food and drinks.

Derwent Waterside Park

Location: Consett 15.8 Miles Away

Edmundbyers, Consett, Co Durham, DH8 9TT

Derwent Waterside Park is a haven for nature enthusiasts, anglers and families who just want to spend some time together. A day here gives you lots to discover, from walking and cycling to playing in the play park or kicking around a football, you will struggle to hear the kids say ‘i’m bored’! You can also treat yourself to a pretty home trinket from the shop or a nice bit of cake to indulge in the cafe.

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Lion and Lamb Inn

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne 3.1 Miles Away

Horsley, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 0NS

Originally a farmhouse, then converted to a Inn, this stunning little white pub in the middle of Horsley Village is a treat to visit. With a warm and friendly atmosphere and magnificent views of the Tyne Valley from inside and out on the patio this is a beautiful spot to take some time out or have a refreshing drink or lunch.

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Whittle Dene Nature Reserve

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne 0.0 Miles Away

Horsley, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE18 0LH

Hop on to the Hadrian’s Wall Trail, which passes along the southern edge reservoir, and visit the bird hide that overlooks the northern reservoir for a chance to view some sand martins, swallows, swifts, curlew, dunlin and even osprey in this pretty nature reserve.

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Visit one of our Waterside Parks and enter an imaginative world where boredom doesn’t exist. These are places where family fun is paramount and where lasting memories are made.

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