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Last week we discussed the many health benefits of walking. So this week we thought we’d share some great walking routes in and around the city of Newcastle Upon Tyne to get you feeling inspired to explore the great outdoors!

Ranging from easy to medium difficulty, and covering areas from Jesmond Dene to High Heaton, we’re sure there’s a walk in here to suit everyone’s taste. Enjoy!

Jesmond Dene Short Circular – 2.13 miles

Length: 2.13 miles
Difficulty: Easy


Ouseburn Valley Short Circular – 1.2 miles

Length: 1.2 miles
Difficulty: Medium


Newcastle City Walls Circular – 3.14 miles

Length: 3.14 miles
Difficulty: Medium


Three Parks – 6.88 miles

Length: 6.88 miles
Difficulty: Medium


Newcastle Rurban

Length: 7.72 miles
Difficulty: Medium


City Walk

Length: 4.3 miles
Difficulty: Medium

Don’t forget to hydrate!

Of course, when you’re out on a walk (especially when it’s hot) it’s always important to talk something to drink. For all the reasons why, take a look at our post on the importance of hydration.