Walk Durham

About Us

Walk Durham is a programme of short, guided walks operating across County Durham. The walks are designed for people to make their first steps in improving their wellbeing or simply to help maintain a healthy lifestyle.

All of our walks are free and guided by trained walk leaders. The walks range from 30 to 90 minutes long and are accessible to all.

If you would like to become a  Volunteer Walk Leader, please contact us and we will be able to provide further information on the role including walks in your area and direct you to appropriate training.

Our Walks

Current walks across County Durham include:

10.00-11.00am Ferryhill, Ferryhill Ladder Centre, Ferryhill, Durham, DL17 8EZ

10,00-11.00am Spennymoor, Spennymoor Youth & Community Centre, Rushmoor, DL16 6PP

10:30-11:30am - Shildon, Shildon Library, Church Street, Shildon, County Durham, DL4 1DU

10:30-11:30am - Easington Colliery, Former Pit car park, Abbot Street, Off Seaside Lane, Easington Colliery

1.00 - 2.30pm - Esh Winning Library, The wynds, Esh Winning, DH7 9AD

2:00-3:00pm - Middleton in Teesdale, Middleton in Teesdale Community Fitness Suite Sports & Social Club, Rose Terrace, Middleton in Teesdale, DL12 0QL



9.30-10.15am - WillingtonThe Surgery (Health Centre Car Park), Chapel Street, DL15 0EQ

10.00-11.00am - Trimdon, Trimdon Grange Community Centre, Salters Lane, Kielder Drive, Durham, TS29 6PB

10:00 - 11:30am - West Rainton Community Fitness Suite, Jubilee Hall, South Street West Rainton, County Durham, DH4 6NU

10.15 - 11.45am - Chester-le-Street Library, Station Road, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3BP

10.30-12.00noon - Annfield Plain Methodist Church, Railway Street, Stanley, DH9 7SS (no walks between 18 December and 5 February)

11.00-11.45am - Crook Civic Centre, North Terrace, DL15 9AZ

11.45-12.15pm - Meadowfield, Main Entrance, Service Direct, St. Johns Road, Meadowfield, DH7 8XL

1.30 - 3.00pm - Consett Leisure Centre, Medomsley Road, Consett, DH8 5HU


09.30 - 11.00am - Crook, Peases West Sports Centre, Roddymoor, Crook, Durham, DL15 9AH

10.00 - 11.30am - Langley Park Miners Welfare Institute, Church Street, Langley Park, DH7 9TZ

10.00-11.30am - Pelton Community Centre, Front Street, DH2 1DE

10:15 - 11:45am - Durham Gala Theatre, Durham City, County Durham, DH1 1WA

12.30 - 1.00pm - Durham County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL

1:00 - 2:30 pm - Seaham Family Centre, North Terrace, Seaham, SR7 7EU


9:30 - 11:00am - Sacriston, Fulforth Centre, Front Street, Sacriston, DH7 6JT

10:15 - 11.45am - Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Market Place, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 7NP

10:30 - 11:30am - Castle Eden Dene Nature Reserve, Oakerside Dene Lodge, Stanhope Chase, Peterlee, SR8 1NJ

10.30-12.00pm - Quaking Houses Village Hall, Second Street, Stanley, DH9 7HQ (No walks in December and January)

10.45-11.30am - Jubilee Fields Community Centre, Jubilee Road, Shildon, DL4 2AL


9.45 - 11.15am - Willington Library, 46A High Street, Crook, DL15 0PG

10.00 - 11.30am - Beamish Museum, Beamish, Durham, DH9 0RG

10.00 - 11.30am - Witton Gilbert Parish Church, Coach Road, Witton Gilbert, DH7 6SX


10:00-11:00am - Castle Eden Dene Nature Reserve, Oakerside Dene Lodge, Stanhope Chase, Peterlee, SR8 1NJ


For further information contact: Stephen Clough

Tel: 03000 266343

Mobile: 07768703818

Email:  stephen.clough@durham.gov.uk

Website: https://www.durham.gov.uk/walkdurham






Stephen Clough
Physical Activity Officer


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