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Leicester Line Canal Walk

127 km / 79 miles

Derbyshire, Leicester, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire
This walk comprises a trail along the towpaths of the Grand Union Canal Leicester Line, the River Soar Navigation and the Erewash Canal. It leaves the main Grand Union Canal at Norton Junction, goes through Leicester and Loughborough, crosses the Trent and Mersey Canal at Trent Lock and ends at Langley Mill.


Details:

Path Type
Other Paths
Attributes
Easy; Canal; Urban
Start
SP601656 - Norton Junction, Northamptonshire
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Finish
SK453477 - Langley Mill, Derbyshire
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Self-catering
Sulby Reservoir Retreat  (bookable online)
3 Km
25 Km
Hotels
Kilworth House Hotel  (bookable online)
2 Km
27 Km
B & B Accommodation
Old Hall Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
29 Km
Other
4 Km
31 Km
Hotels
The Three Swans  (bookable online)
5 Km
36 Km
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Angel Hotel  (bookable online)
5 Km
36 Km
Self-catering
West Langton Lodge  (bookable online)
2 Km
39 Km
Camp Site
Barford Top Campsite  (bookable online)
2 Km
43 Km
Self-catering
Wheatridge Barn  (bookable online)
3 Km
47 Km
Self-catering
Shepherds Rest Cottage  (bookable online)
3 Km
48 Km
Hotels
2 Km
49 Km
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Leicester Marriott Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
61 Km
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Hilton Leicester  (bookable online)
1 Km
61 Km
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South Fork Guest House  (bookable online)
1 Km
64 Km
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Campbell's Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
65 Km
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Belmont Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
66 Km
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Castle Park Hotel Limited  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
66 Km
Hotels
1 Km
66 Km
Self-catering
Leather Factors Building  (bookable online)
1 Km
66 Km
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1 Km
66 Km
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Ibis Hotel Leicester  (bookable online)
1 Km
66 Km
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Holiday Inn Leicester City  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
66 Km
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Hotel Maiyango  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
66 Km
Self-catering
< 1 Km
67 Km
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Abinger Guest House  (bookable online)
1 Km
67 Km
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Aaron Lodge  (bookable online)
1 Km
74 Km
Other
Manor Farm  (bookable online)
5 Km
77 Km
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1 Km
84 Km
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Quorn Country Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
86 Km
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Charnwood Lodge  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
90 Km
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Ramada Loughborough Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
91 Km
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Burleigh Court  (bookable online)
2 Km
92 Km
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The Link Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
92 Km
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The Falcon Inn  (bookable online)
2 Km
99 Km
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3 Km
102 Km
Hotels
1 Km
104 Km
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Donington Manor Hotel  (bookable online)
4 Km
104 Km
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Spring Cottage  (bookable online)
5 Km
104 Km
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Castletown House  (bookable online)
5 Km
104 Km

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Route Profile:

126.6 Km (78.7 miles)
639 m (2,096 ft) ascent
158 m (518 ft)  maximum height