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Charnwood Round

51 km / 32 miles

Leicestershire
A walk round the ancient Charnwood Forest which lies on high ground to the north-west of Leicester. Peaceful countryside, once quarried by Romans, settled by monks, criss-crossed with paths and full of interesting relics of the past. Links with the Leicestershire Round.

Publication now out of print but may be available on Amazon or Book Butler


Details:

Path Type
Anytime Challenges
Attributes
Anytime Challenges; Heritage; Industrial History
Start and Finish
SK521097 - Newtown Linford, Leicestershire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF
Charnwood Peaks - PDF (National Forest Company)
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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
From Path
Along Path
Hotels
The Falcon Inn  (bookable online)
5 Km
18 Km
Hotels
The Hermitage Park Hotel  (bookable online)
2 Km
25 Km
B & B Accommodation
Ravenstone Guesthouse  (bookable online)
4 Km
25 Km
Hotels
The Link Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
33 Km
Hotels
Burleigh Court  (bookable online)
1 Km
34 Km
Hotels
Ramada Loughborough Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
34 Km
B & B Accommodation
Charnwood Lodge  (bookable online)
3 Km
42 Km
Hotels
Quorn Country Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
42 Km
Hotels
1 Km
42 Km
B & B Accommodation
Horseshoe Cottage Farm  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
48 Km

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Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
MemoryMap Route file
Tracklogs Route file

Route Profile:

51.6 Km (32.1 miles)
908 m (2,979 ft) ascent
249 m (817 ft)  maximum height