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Address: Nm, Durham, England

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Seaham

Great parking!! Great little tea room!! Great accent!! Was raining but that didn`t stop us walking down the steps and over the pebbles to put a toe in the sea. Beautiful

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Retford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Great parking!! Great little tea room!! Great accent!! Was raining but that didn`t stop us walking down the steps and over the pebbles to put a toe in the sea. Beautiful

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Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Blackhall Rocks has a lovely beach with pebbles, sand, rock pools, caves and rock formations, what more could you want? The weather was lovely and we shared the beach with about 6 other people! There is ample parking at the site which used to be the pit, this has now been made into a nature reserve with walks along the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Staying in durham fro the week end heard great coastal route and spent a happy hour and a half walking along the cliffs with some views of great beaches. Well worth. Trip and would like to spend more time

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Durham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I'm a little biased as I live within a very short walking distance of a small part of the East Durham coast line which I find is a naturally relatively unspoilt tranquil seasonally changing place to be. The cliff top walk from Hawthorn Dene to Hartlepool has some spectacular scenery, hidden caves, valleys, streams and waterfalls, flora and fauna peace... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Went for a walk along beach at Seaham. Very steep path so nit suitablevfor infirm. Only 10-15 mins drive from Durham centre.

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Darlington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Once a grubby and dirty coastline with great big stockpiles of coal, this coastline - now managed by the National Trust, has been transformed. It is a wonderful 11 mile walk along a magnesium limestone habitat, from Seaham to Crimdon, listening to Skylarks along the way. Nose's Point is the best place to park (free). There are a few places... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

I parked at Dawdon and walked south from Nose's Point towards Hawthorn Dene, partly along the beach, partly along the clifftop. You cannot appreciate this wonderful place without understanding its history; for 100 years, this coastline was one of the most defiled in the country, with millions of tons of mining waste being dumped on the beach and in the... More 

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An Englishman abroad
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Everybody knows about the Northumberland coast and it's beauty but come a little further south and take a look at the Durham coastline, you will not be disappointed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We walked from Nose's Point along the cliff top taking in the views and reading the information boards. Further along we crossed the railway line (with care) and arrived at Hawthorn Dene. Some of the woodland in the dene has existed for about 400 years and the area was designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest due to the variety... More 

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yorks
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Had a fantastic day with a ranger from Durham Heritage Coast. A short two and half hour walk with stop offs and interesting information about the area and its history.Snowdrops at Hawthorn Wood fantastic.

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Address: Nm, Durham, England
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