40+ places for daily walks in and around Sunderland

Daily walks are the highlight of my day, and trying to find somewhere new to go as often as possible without leaving the area is becoming more and more of a challenge. But to keep things interesting and to stop myself from going crazy for walking in the same places, I decided to do some research and find a whole load of places in and around Sunderland. Hopefully there is somewhere for everyone.

Penshaw Monument and Herrington Country Park

Symbols of the City to Walk Via

  • Roker pier and lighthouse
  • Penshaw Monument
  • Northern Spire Bridge
  • Whitburn Mill
  • Cleadon Mill
  • Stadium of Light
  • St Peter’s Church
  • Sunderland Empire
  • Hylton Castle
Minster Park


Tunstall Hill

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Countryside Areas

Hendon Beach

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The Red House, St Peters Sculpture Trail

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The River Wear/Coast

  • Victoria Viaduct
  • St Peters Sculpture trail
  • Riverside Path North Side (Along C2C path)
  • Riverside Path South
  • Roker Marina
  • Seaham Marina

I hope you have found somewhere new to explore that is close to home. As always please check ahead when visiting these places to ensure they are open and do not leave your local area.

Stay Safe and Happy Adventuring!

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