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Durham Coast

County Durham's coastline has evolved from its industrial past to become a haven for wildlife

Nose's Point Car Park, East Cliff Road, Seaham, County Durham, SR7 7PS

A view along snow-covered cliff tops above steel-grey rough sea on the left. A headland curves away in the distance against sunlit storm clouds

Planning your visit

Two visitors and a black dog walk beside the sea on a sunny beach with clear blue sky above

Visiting the Durham Coast with your dog 

Find out all you need to know about exploring the Durham Coast with your canine companion, along with guidance to help ensure everyone enjoys their visit. Durham Coast is a three pawprint rated place.

Visitors descending a path through the Rock Garden at Cragside, Northumberland


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