Waskerley Way Railway Path (Walking and Cycling Route)
From Consett centre, follow A692 towards Castleside
Turn left at The Grove
Tel: +44 03000 264 589
Spot rare plants and wildlife along the way, including red and black grouse, merlin, adder, slow worm as well as frog orchid and melancholy thistle. The Waskerley Way also forms part of the C2C cycle route, making it one if Durham’s busiest and most popular railway paths.
The route is suitable for walkers, cyclists, horse-riders and wheelchair users. Please follow the Railway Paths Visitor Charter so everyone can enjoy this route together.
Download the PDF below for lots more information, maps and accessibility information.
Route supplied by Durham County Council’s Countryside Service
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