We want you to thrive on the track. A little bit of planning makes every walk more enjoyable.
Check for park closures, what’s the weather forecast like and don’t forget to let someone know where and when you’re headed.
Shoes and backpack are obvious choices. We’ve prepared a list for you so you don’t forget the rest of things you might need on track.
How to get there
To help you start we listed transport and parking options along the track.
To help you plan take a look at where you can stay while on track.
The better prepared you are, the safer and more fun your journey is likely to be.
Great North Walk in short
Check the whole walk in a few minutes in this video