Sunday walks - St James Coach (9.30am start)



Welcome to the St James Coach Web Page

We run walking trips by coach to various areas from our City Centre pick up point in

Newcastle upon Tyne

Next Trip

Richmond, North Yorkshire - 19th September

Places are available

We will be allowing limited seat sharing for anyone happy to do so on this trip.

Covid precautions will still be in place for the journey and we are continuing to wear face masks on the coach.

Your cooperation with this is appreciated.


Coach Organizer: Andrew White (use email above to contact)
Walks Co-ordinator: Dave Morley Tel: 0191 284 9196

Coach Fare: £15 for the next trip whatever the distance.

This may seem a little high but we are having to build up our finances again after Covid

Return departure time - Will be 5.30 PM for the present.

View or download further details of our walks

A short  walks programme is available here  a full programme will be coming shortly

Walks for the coming trip to Richmond will be posted on Friday 17th September

List of walk routes for the Sunday trip to Elsdon (September 5th)

TONY MURRAY       17 miles             KIRKWHELPINGTON (993845) - RAY FELL

1st stop                     Strenuous          WHETSONE HOUSE - EAST WOODBURN

                                                            CORSENSIDE – OTTERBURN

                                                            BRUCE’S KNOWE – ELSDON

BOB COPELAND      7 miles              OTTERBURN MILL (887928) (COFFEE)

2nd stop                     Fairly Easy       OTTERBURN HALL - HOPEFOOT

                                                            HOPEHEAD - THE FOLLY


ADRIAN WADE        12 miles            SOPPIT FARM (922932) - LEIGHTON HILL

3rd stop                     Moderate         HOPEHEAD – HOPEFOOT - OTTERBURN

                                                          BRUCES KNOWE - ELSDON

Departure point is located at St James Street, NEWCASTLE just off Strawberry Place, next to the football stadium. See the MAP below.

Travel by Metro to either Haymarket, St James or Monument.

Drive to the Car Parks at Terrace Place just round the corner.

New Walkers can contact the Coach Organizer by e-mail for their first trip and pay their coach fare on the day. You're welcome to try a few trips to see if you like the group walks.

Cancellations or Transfers forward need to be notified to the Coach Organizer by 9pm on the THURSDAY before the Sunday trip you have booked.