At only 7.6 miles long, this gently undulating route primarily along a shared cycle/pedestrian way is perfect for families and novices.
Starting from Morpeth it travels through a picturesque part of Northumberland. There is only one short, steep hill about 1 mile from Morpeth.
Passing through the village of Ashington, this route intersects with National Route 1 at the eastern end of the Queen Elizabeth II Park.
We have taken all responsible steps to ensure that these routes are safe and achievable by people with a reasonable level of fitness.
However, all outdoor activities involve a degree of risk. To the extent permitted by law, Sustrans accepts no responsibility for any accidents or injury resulting from following these routes.
Walking and cycling routes change over time. Weather conditions may also affect path surfaces.
Please use your own judgement when using the routes based upon the weather and the ability, experience and confidence levels of those in your group.