Cannonball Rocks

Cannonball Rocks

Roker is also home to unique geological structures, with rugged cliffs and unique ‘cannonball’ limestone rock formations which can only be found in certain parts of the world.

These intriguing geological features are ideal for coasteering explorers. Spherical rocks that resemble cannon balls have also become the inspiration for the large oak-clad, multi-purpose mobile eco ‘Pods’ that can be found at the beach.

Attraction/Venue Information

Things to do nearby

Accommodation nearby

Did you know?

Sunderland's Friendship Agreement with Washington DC makes us the only city in Europe to enjoy such a relationship with the world's most powerful city. Washington Old Hall is home to the direct ancestors of the first president of the United States of America.

Twitter

RT : Opening of & Winter Gardens, and "We welcome today's announcement… https://t.co/C41QMCQwbQ 2 weeks 2 days ago
RT : After three long months we are thrilled to announce that Washington Wetland Centre will re-open on June 10. Members… https://t.co/qZwbk16gCX 1 month 5 days ago
RT : What does your future North East England bucket list say? Here are a couple of ideas of places you might want to ad… https://t.co/rUQQ5zuSXF 1 month 5 days ago

Facebook

Download the See it Do it app

Sign up to our newsletter

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
14 + 4 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.