Beautiful outdoor space where you can find a variety of wildlife, walkways, woodland and water! Bring a picnic and your four legged friends, come and explore. This nature reserve is located a short distance off the A1, north of Newcastle, near Wide Open and Hazlerigg. This beautiful venue is located on the old Hazlerigg Colliery site. Here, if you are lucky, you might spot;
- red squirrels
- great crested newts
This nature reserve is popular with dog walkers, cyclists and horse riders. It can get muddy so may not be suitable for people in wheelchairs or those with additional mobility needs.