Wideopen to Silverlink Circular Cycle Route

Cycle Route Details
Route NameWideopen to Silverlink Circular
Cycle Route Location
Town/CitySandy Lane, Wideopen
County/RegionTyne and Wear
Start LocationSandy Lane, Wideopen
End LocationSandy Lane, Wideopen
Cycle Steps
1. Circular route starting at Wideopen (just of Sandy Lane). Head along the bridleway through the Weetslade Country Park onto the Reivers cycle route and follow this until you reach the Silverlink. Head West on the track through Battlehill and towards the Rising Sun Country Park. Cross the A186 and head towards the Newcastle Utd training ground. From here head through a newish housing estate across Red Hall Drive and join the Coxlodge Wagonway to the double roundabouts at South Gosforth. Head north up the A189 and take a left just after you pass under a bridge - this will take you over a singletrack bridge into a housing estate. Peel off to the right onto a track that takes you alongside a golf course. Follow this till it ends where you pass through a housing estate before coming onto Great North Road. Head North towards Sandy Lane back to the starting point
Landmarks/Sites to see?
M Steel Cycles, South Gosforth