Marden Quarry

Marden Quarry Park near Whitley Bay is a picturesque park with woodlands and limestone formations, offering a unique view of magnesium limestone north of the River Tyne.

Home to diverse wildlife, it features a lake where birds breed, making it a serene spot for nature enthusiasts to relax and bird-watch.

Marden Quarry

Marden Quarry, Whitley Bay NE25 8PN, United Kingdom

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About Marden Quarry

Marden Quarry Park is a beautiful park just a short walk from Whitley Bay town center. It has lovely woodlands and grassy areas made of limestone. What’s special about this park is that it’s one of the few places where you can see magnesium limestone north of the River Tyne.

The park is also a home to lots of wildlife. There’s a big lake where birds like swans, ducks, and moorhens like to breed. You can also spot other birds that visit the park during different times of the year.

In 2017, the park celebrated its 40th birthday. It’s a great place for anyone who loves nature, watching birds, or just wants to relax in a peaceful setting away from the city.