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Teesmouth national nature reserve

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Bracing walk

We found this attractive place , where the parking is free, after driving out of Seaton Carew... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Doug T
Seaham, United Kingdom
Great open space

Good parking, paths and signage although unfortunately the sea fret made it difficult to see much... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Cherry H
Derby, United Kingdom
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Tees Road, Hartlepool, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this attractive place , where the parking is free, after driving out of Seaton Carew, where it isn't. A nice little lane takes you to Seaton Carew from where you can return to your car via the sand dunes and beach. We might...More

Thank Doug T
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Came on a school trip with 8/9yr olds. Led by two friendly but strict women the kids learnt about the reserve & the River Tees before heading out to the reserve looking for assorted things to do with nature eg. Flowers, insects etc.. After lunch...More

1  Thank LinsH83
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Good parking, paths and signage although unfortunately the sea fret made it difficult to see much at all. However did see some orchids along the way.

Thank Cherry H
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Great views of the Tees and the harbour mouth. Free parking It was ideal spot when the Brent Delta came into Able. It's also a nice place just to get some fresh air and chill.

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We came here on our way up to Newcastle. The car park is well signposted and free. There are plenty of informations boards with maps and we did a nature trail up to the breakwater. There are no toilets or refreshment facilities and it can...More

1  Thank juliasL305EG
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

A lovely few hours spent enjoying the wildlife at Greatham Creek & Seal Sands. Plenty of common seals seen.

1  Thank olibot
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Recently visited here to retrace my childhood years and a trip down memory lane. We were very fortunate with the weather but I do not think that any type of weather would have made any difference to the stunning views and the beach itself is...More

Thank trevor b
Reviewed 3 May 2017

There was a big barge coming in carrying a rig so we went here to watch there was quite a few seals in the water and birds on the shoreline. We parked nearby and walked along the gare . It is a lovely walk passing...More

1  Thank Carolian55
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The key to a visit is to ascertain when Low water is - and even better when Low Water Springs are because then you can walk across the bed of the River Tees until you are about 70 metres from the buoyed channel. High Water...More

Thank R N
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Nice quite beach with contrasting heavy industry making for a unique view. The kids loved playing in the sand junes. We'll visit again in the summer and hope to sea the seals!

Thank Mark G
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Vicky C
6 July 2017|
Response from olibot | Reviewed this property |
You have to head from Hartlepool to seaton Carew - then the brown signs lead the way. The reserve will be on your right just after a bridge