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Picnic Spots

This is a small picnic spot beside the River Wear next to a pleasant waterfall.  There is no real space for games or running around with kids.  When we visited there was a home made barbecue available for general use. The picnic area is 800 yards upstream of the A689 road bridge over the…
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The main picnic site pictured above has a car park and sits beside the Tunstall Reservoir.  There is an excellent 3km walk around the reservoir which you will find HERE.  Start the walk by turning left out of the car park and then left over the reservoir dam wall. Approaching from Stanhope…
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Wolsingham Recreation Ground is a hot ticket after school and at weekends in the summer.  There is a parking fee (currently £2) but free parking is available at Market Place, near the village centre.  Combine your visit with a 1.5 mile walk, the Wolsingham Family Walk which starts from the…
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