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Things to do

  • Shopping

    Redcar & Cleveland offer a variety of shopping experiences to satisfy shoppers needs. Many High Street names line the pedestrianised High Street of Redcar plus many unique independent stores.
    Saltburn has many specialist shops where you can find antiques, jewellery, furniture,arts & crafts, street wear, health foods and fresh fish.
    For over 600 years Guisborough has been a traditional market town and holds many hidden gems to delight every shopper with markets held every Thursday & Saturday.

  • Walking

    Hike for miles or stroll for an hour. In Redcar, Saltburn and Guisborough you can walk without crowds, through unspoilt landscapes and beside some of the most scenic beaches in Britain!

  • Cycling

    Have a look at our advisory cycle routes within the borough, there are routes along the coastline or breath taking countryside views

  • Horse Riding

    Enjoy the coast and countryside from horseback. There are a number of riding centres within the borough.

  • Water Sports

    The surf at Saltburn is reputed to be some of the best outside Cornwall.
    There is the Surf School that is open throughout the summer months that offers lessons, deck chairs, windbreak and board hire.
    Coatham beach offers a popular area for Windsurfing, kite surfing, Jetskiing.
    Scaling dam is a great place to practice sailing it offers the beginner and the more experienced the chance to try their hand at sailing in a safe environment.

  • Volunteer

    If you have time on your hands, would like to meet new people and contribute to the care of the countryside where you live then why not become a Volunteer.

  • Leisure Centre

    Visit one of our 5 centres across Redcar & Cleveland

  • Play Golf

    Any golfer yet to discover the Tees Valley's coastline is missing out on a truly distinctive experience. The oldest links course in Yorkshire, the 10th oldest club in England, cliff top locations and memorable views of the Heritage Coast and Cleveland Hills, makes this area unique to any visitor

  • Motor sports

    Grab the wheel of a rally car, MX bike or a Go Kart, there are 5 great rally parks in the borough

  • Lemon Top Ice cream

    Pacitto is the original creator of the 'Lemon top' ice cream in the area, they are located on Redcar sea front and the High Street selling their signature cone. The lemon top consists of dairy ice cream in a cone, with a blob of lemon sorbet on top.

  • Enjoy the beach

    We have one of the longest unbroken stretches of beach in the United Kingdom running from South Gare to Saltburn

  • Fishing

    Fishing is very popular along the coast, the most popular areas for fishing in the borough are South Gare, Redcar, Saltburn, Staithes and Scaling Dam. Saltburn is a very popular destination all year round from the pier. The Pier tends to be the favourite as the high tide makes fishing in deeper water more attractive.

  • Run the Redcar Half Marathon
    Sat Nav: TS14 6QA

    Test your limits by taking part in the Redcar Half Marathon

  • Creative Classes

    Redcar & Cleveland is home to some of the most talented artists and creative professionals in the North East.

  • Watch the horse racing

    Redcar Racecourse offers 18 days of action packed horse racing from April to November. The unique atmosphere created at Redcar Racecourse, coupled with excellent facilities, guarantees that you'll have a truly memorable day out.

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