Buzzard Cycle Route

Explore Bellingham, Hesleyside Hall, Greenhaugh and Bastle Houses on this circular North Tyne route.

You’ll largely follow the existing National Cycle Network – Pennine Cycleway Route 68, Reivers Route 10 to Greenhaugh. There are hills to negotiate on all the routes, nothing too steep, but some long climbs.

Local Facilities: Bellingham – toilets, cafes, pubs, shops, accommodation and Heritage Centre with Tourist Information.

Grade: Moderate with some hill climbs
Distance: 12 miles
Time: 2 hours
Bike: Mountain / Hybrid

Download our Buzzard Route Guide.


Ride Route

Getting there

By car

From the A1, take the A69 and then the A68 to reach Bellingham.