20 Best Things To Do Outdoors In Ashington Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

COVID-19 Update

Most attractions are now closed in line with Government advice, and families are encouraged to stay inside where possible.

Find indoor activities to try at home.

Best Things To Do Outdoors In Ashington

Find your perfect day out

Woodhorn Museum

Woodhorn Museum

  • Ashington
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Woodhorn Museum is a great attraction for the whole family, with plenty of hands on activities, some blockbuster exhibitions, and a great events prog...

Kids running on a sandy beach

Cresswell Beach

  • Morpeth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great sandy beach in Northumberland? Cresswell Beach stretches out for a and at low tide the sand seems to go on for forever - perfect...

Walking path at Carlisle Park in Morpeth

Carlisle Park

  • Morpeth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Carlisle Park has plenty to be enjoyed, is open every day and is free to visit. If you are feeling active, there is a paddling pool and a skate park...

Cycle lane at Ridley Park in Blyth

Ridley Park

  • Blyth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Days out with the family don’t have to break the bank! At Ridley Park, you can enjoy gardens, woodland, walks and water all for free! Saddle your chi...

Kids running on a sandy beach

Blyth Beach

  • Blyth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Got little explorers? Head down to Blyth Beach in West Sussex, a brilliant sandy beach that’s great for a little splash about in the sea.  Don’t forg...

Sunny day at Dinosaur Encounter Adventure Golf in Morpeth

Dinosaur Encounter Adventure Golf

  • Morpeth
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Dinosaur Encounter is a thrilling 12 hole adventure golf course, complete with roaring and moving dinosaurs, artificial rocks and lush vegetation! Al...

Little boy feeding deer

Whitehouse Farm Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Morpeth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Whitehouse Farm Centre is Northumberland’s largest family run farm. Spend your day playing with and feeding a variety of animals, including cows, pon...

Kids Playing in the sand on the beach

Seaton Sluice Beach

  • Whitley Bay
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for dog friendly beaches in Northamptonshire? Head down to Seaton Sluice beach, also known as Collywell Bay, a sandy beach that’s perfect for...

Aerial view of Northumberlandia in Cramlington

Northumberlandia

  • Cramlington
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Pop on your wellies and grab your walking sticks, as it’s time for an adventure! Come and meet the Lady of the North at Northumberlandia. Walk over a...

Huts at Druridge Bay Country Park in Morpeth

Druridge Bay Country Park

  • Morpeth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Druridge Bay Country Park and their modern Visitors' Centre boast 3.5 miles of beautiful beach and sand dunes, plus a freshwater Lake surrounded by w...

Deer at Northumberland Country Zoo in Morpeth

Northumberland Country Zoo5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Morpeth
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Fluffy friends, adorable animals and farmyard fun await you at Northumberland Country Zoo! Set in 15 acres of countryside in the heart of Northumberl...

Families looking at St Marys Lighthouse in Whitley Bay

St Marys Lighthouse

  • Whitley Bay
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

St Mary's Lighthouse can be found on St Mary's Island, a small ‘part time' island that can only be reached by a short causeway that is covered...

Sunset at Whitley Bay South Beach

Whitley Bay South Beach

  • Whitley Bay
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Whitley Bay South Beach The charming town of Whitley Bay features a truly old fashioned style sea front with it's elderly dome, family fairground sit...

Lake at Hauxley Nature Reserve in Amble

Hauxley Nature Reserve

  • Amble
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

The whole reserve is closed until Summer 2016 while we build our exciting new Wildlife Discovery Centre! The entire reserve is classed as a construct...

Armadillos at Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens in Ponteland

Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens

  • Ponteland
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens was originally set up as an educational training facility for Northumberland College’s animal students and opened as...

Amble Links Beach

  • Amble
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

The finest sands are toward Hauzley to the south of the harbour, which offers a great view of Coquet Island and its working lighthouse.  Coquet is ma...

Mini golf course at Parklands Mini Golf in Newcastle upon Tyne

Parklands Mini Golf

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Parklands Golf Club is set on the grounds of the beautiful High Gosforth Park, and offers a range of golfing facilities which caters for golfers of a...

Puffin Birds at Puffin Cruises in Amble

Puffin Cruises

  • Amble
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Dave Gray's Boat Trips have been running happy families between Coquet Island and Amble harbour for just over forty years now, so you can be sure the...

Boy and girl dressed at Pirates on Crab & Compass : Whitley Whale Coastal Trail

Crab & Compass : Whitley Whale Coastal Trail

  • Whitley Bay
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Wanting to take the kids out and get exploring? Take your little ones on a self guided tour with Crab and Compass, perfect for those wanting to creat...

Kids with horse at Murton Equestrian Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne

Murton Equestrian Centre

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Murton Equestrian Centre is situated near Whitley Bay and the A19, with access to an array of country and beach hacking routes. We also have a large...

things-to-do redesign