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Best Water Days Out In Durham

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Kids canoeing at Wear Canoes in Durham

Wear Canoes

  • Durham
  • Outdoor
  • Sailing and Kayaking

Have you ever tried canoeing? Whether you’re an absolute beginner, or a seasoned pro, you have the chance to experience your own water adventure with...

Sprig in Riverside Park in Chester-le-Street

Riverside Park Chester-le-Street4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Chester-le-Street
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Splash around, run wild or just relax; there’s something for everyone at Riverside park! Children of all ages can enjoy 5,000 square metres of play a...

Spennymoor Leisure Centre

Spennymoor Leisure Centre4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Spennymoor
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

This is a great chance to get a tropical leisure park swim indoors and at any time of year!Spennymoor Leisure Centre has a nice big free form Leisure...

Climbing walls at Newton Aycliffe Leisure Centre

Newton Aycliffe Leisure Centre

  • Newton Aycliffe
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Are you longing for an action packed day spent with all the family? Then grab your sport-kits, swimming costumes and get on down to Newton Aycliffe L...

Soft play area at Louisa Lagoon Adventure Play in Stanley

Louisa Lagoon Adventure Play

  • Stanley
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Louisa Lagoon Adventure Play is a giant four-level play frame jam packed with fun for children aged 5 years + (up to height 49). There's slippery sli...

Girl on soft play bridge at Washington Leisure Centre

Washington Leisure Centre

  • Washington Village
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Washington Leisure Centre is buzzing with all sorts of activities for the whole family. Enter the modern indoor sports hall for a game of badminton,...

Kids swimming at Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis & Wellness Centre in Sunderland

Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis & Wellness Centre

  • Sunderland
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis & Wellness Centre has lots to offer for families who want to stay active. The centre has a huge variety of indo...

Little boy in soft play ball pit

Sunderland Aquatic Centre

  • Sunderland
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Don’t let the weather stop your little ones from running around and blowing off steam! Take them to Sunderland Aquatic Centre for a huge selection of...

Sunrise at Blackhall Rocks on Durham Coast in Hartlepool

Blackhall Rocks on Durham Coast1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Hartlepool
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

The Blackhall Rocks on Durham Coast The coastline between Seaham and Blackhall is accessible at a number of points, notably at Seaham in the north, E...

Lake at Exhibition Park in Newcastle upon Tyne

Exhibition Park

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

During your visit to Exhibition Park play the role of royalty on the croquet lawns or let loose with a round of crazy golf. Families can team up and...

Mum and toddler in swimming pool at Wet n Wild in North Shields

Wet N Wild

  • North Shields
  • Indoor
  • Water Parks

You don’t have to wait until you’re on holiday somewhere warm to visit a waterpark, there’s one just around the corner at Wet N Wild! Situated in Nor...

Swimming pools at Mill House Leisure Centre in Hartlepool

Mill House Leisure Centre

  • Hartlepool
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Splash and dive your way to Mill House Leisure Centre for a day of getting fit and active with the whole family. Swimming has been a firm family favo...

Girls ice skating at Billingham Forum Ice Arena in Stockton on Tees

Billingham Forum Ice Arena

  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Occupying a huge space, there are so many activities to discover you can spend the whole day at Billingham Forum Ice Arena. From ice skating to climb...

Haven Point

  • South Shields
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Haven Point boasts warm leisure waters with water slides, jet sprays, family bubble spa and interactive water play features. For more serious swimmin...

Girl on soft play bridge at Middlesbrough Sports Village

Middlesbrough Sports Village

  • Middlesbrough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

If sports are your thing, Middlesbrough Sports Village is the place to go! Nothing will stop you from staying active and having fun, even the tempera...

People swimming at Weardale Open Air Swimming Pool in Bishop Auckland

Stanhope Open Air Swimming Pool5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bishop Auckland
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Stanhope Open Air Swimming Pool is the only heated open air swimming pool in County Durham. The water is heated to a tropical 80+degrees Fahrenheit n...

Swimming pool at The Dolphin Centre in Darlington

The Dolphin Centre

  • Darlington
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The Dolphin Centre is a fantastic place for you and your little water babies to have lots of splashtastic fun with an excellent pool complex and an U...

Donkeys at Seaton Carew Beach in Hartlepool

Donkey Rides at Seaton Carew Beach

  • Hartlepool
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Adorable donkeys and a day on the beach? Yee-haw! Seaside rides have returned to Seaton Carew beach after a quarter of a century, with a helping hand...

Clear day at Longsands Beach in Tynemouth

Longsands Beach

  • Tynemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Longsands Beach sand is golden and the swimming is good, with lifeguard cover from May to September. It's now a popular surfing spot with locals and...

Swimming pool at Splash in Stockton-on-Tees

Splash

  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Swimming is not only good for fitness; it’s a life-saving skill that all children should learn. Thankfully, Splash understands the need to combine th...

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