Chopwell Wood really is a wood for everyone. This 360-hectare mixed woodland is a real gem, set right on the fringe of Gateshead. Miles of paths allow fantastic access, walking and cycling into the heart of this fascinating woodland.
As well as walking and cyclcing, Chopwell is also great for Horse Riding, Orienteering and Geocaching. So grab the family and take to the great outdoors
It’s a wood, it doesn’t close. Although the car park and access is unlit after dark
It’s a wood, its free. Although you can support Forestry England by buying a membership which includes discounts at other amazing sites across the UK. Find out more here