As the site is quiet and secluded wildlife abounds. Birds of all kinds may be seen in the woods and those with sharp eyes may see foxes or deer. Red Kites may also be seen in the skies above Byreside.
The Old Hartley Caravan Club Site offers one of the best views of the network and is perched on a grassy cliff top overlooking the lighthouse on St Mary's Island.
Welcome to the Derwent valley, Tyne & Wear. Beautiful views, perfect for a quiet break .Beamish Museum, Gateshead Metro Centre, Tanfield Railway, the worlds oldest working railway only fifteen minutes away.