Glendale to Wallsend Cycleway is a 8.5km, grade 2 One Way hike located in Newcastle Area New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 2hrs to complete.
The following are major access points
This is a new high quality rail trail featuring a variety of landscapes from suburbia to dense bushland.
The trail links to other cycleways that give mainly traffic free access to the city and other suburbs.
The rail trail is gently graded.
Preserved railway memoriabilia at Wallsend Station site
This section is basically flat and passes two suburban shopping centres. It following the line of both disused colliery rail lines and the tramway. It runs along a suburban St before crossing busy Newcastle Rd at Traffic lights
After crossing a busy road you enter the quiet leafy Jesmond park following a long embankment before climbing over a low section of Lambton hill and Howe St lights.
Frederick St Glendale to Wallsend in Newcastle Area
Between the Newcastle suburbs of Glendale and Wallsend
For more information and a location map please visit RailTrails Australia.