How to get there: From the A694, take Strathmore Road/B6315 through Highfield and head toward Chopwell Wood.
Grid Reference: NZ 137 584
Nearest Postcode: NE39 1LT
Parking: Chopwell Wood car park.
Map with thanks to Ordnance Survey.
1 From the car park, follow the blue marked route. The most prominent feature of this walk is the old colliery railway line that carried coal. A restored example of the railway wagons can be found where the forest road joins the footpath that now follows the old railway line.