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Named signsIvanhoe Way

56 km / 35 miles

Leicestershire
A route around the north-western area of the county including Charnwood Forest. The castle at Ashby and the surrounding countryside were the setting for the novel of the same name. Ivanhoe is a novel by Sir Walter Scott, written in 1819 and set in 12th century England. The route links with the Leicestershire Round at Bagwith/Shakerstone.


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Path Type
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Waymark: Named signs
Waymark
Named signs
Attributes
Literary
Start and Finish
SK361165 - Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire
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External PDF
Ivanhoe Way (Leicestershire County Council)
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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:

 
 
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B & B Accommodation
Clockmakers House B&B  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
Hotels
Royal Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
1 Km
Self-catering
Ashby Wells House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
2 Km
Hostel Accommodation
YHA National Forest  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
6 Km
Self-catering
Upper Rectory Farm Cottages  (bookable online)
2 Km
13 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Post House B&B  (bookable online)
2 Km
20 Km
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Softleys  (bookable online)
4 Km
21 Km
B & B Accommodation
Sunshine Cottage  (bookable online)
4 Km
23 Km
Hotels
The Hermitage Park Hotel  (bookable online)
2 Km
36 Km
B & B Accommodation
Ravenstone Guesthouse  (bookable online)
3 Km
41 Km
Walkers are Welcome
3 Km
48 Km
Self-catering
Forest Lodge  (bookable online)
2 Km
56 Km

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Route Profile:

59.2 Km (36.8 miles)
760 m (2,493 ft) ascent
249 m (817 ft)  maximum height