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Denton Burn

Tyne & Wear

Slow Ways linking Denton Burn and Blaydon, Brunton Bridge, Newcastle, Ryton

Great Britain / Tyne & Wear / Denton Burn

Denton Burn’s four Slow Ways are 38% checked

Drawn: 4/4
reviewed: 2/4
verified: 0/4
and surveyed: 0/4

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Walk to Denton Burn from further afield

Slow Way Route To do
Blaydon—Denton Burn
Bladen one Double check Distance 4km/3mi Ascent 79m Descent 22m
Denton Burn—Brunton Bridge
Denbru one Pioneer me Distance 6km/3mi Ascent 61m Descent 66m
Denton Burn—Newcastle
Dennew one Verify me Distance 5km/3mi Ascent 63m Descent 92m
Ryton—Denton Burn
Rytden one Pioneer me Distance 6km/4mi Ascent 111m Descent 104m

Collective progress

38% of Denton Burn’s four route options are drawn, reviewed, surveyed and/or verified









3 people have contributed to Denton Burn’s Slow Ways

0 people have pledged to walk and review a route

0 people have surveyed a route in Denton Burn

9km out of 21km have been walked and reviewed

14km of reviews have been shared in Denton Burn

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This is a good route for those (like me) who are walking along the actual line of Hadrian's Wall. There are some visible remains on this route....


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An urban route between a city and suburb with great transport and shopping throughout. All paved, with ramps at crossings. Uphill climb from Denton Burn may cause some wheelchair or bike strain, but easily done....

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This is an incomplete walking review as I didn’t have time to walk the section on the Blaydon side of the river but I did drive past it as I wondered if there was a footpath over the bridge, which there is. The path in and out of the Dene, as well as the walk down to the river requires walking up or down a hill. After the Dene, heading towards Blaydon, the route is a footpath next to a very busy road. Once over the bridge you walk alongside an industrial estate along a busy road. Coming off the bridge there is a clear gap where you walk through to get to the river path....


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Blaydon—Denton Burn

Slow Ways added Bladen one, a new walk from Blaydon to Denton Burn

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Denton Burn—Brunton Bridge

Slow Ways added Denbru one, a new walk from Denton Burn to Brunton Bridge

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Denton Burn—Newcastle

Slow Ways added Dennew one, a new walk from Denton Burn to Newcastle

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Ryton—Denton Burn

Slow Ways added Rytden one, a new walk from Ryton to Denton Burn

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Denton Burn, Tue 6 June



Denton Burn’s Slow Ways starting point

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Lat / Lon

54.98289° / -1.68622°

Easting / Northing

420,180E / 565,410N


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