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Circle of brown arrows on standard waymarksLeicestershire Round

Leicestershire, Rutland

164 km / 102 miles
A circuit of the county devised by the Leicestershire Footpath Association (LFA) to celebrate their centenary. The Round encircles Leicester and is within easy reach of the market towns of Oakham, Melton Mowbray, Loughborough, Hinkley and Lutterworth and passes through some of the most beautiful and historically interesting parts of the county including Burrough Hill, Foxton Locks, High Cross, Bosworth battlefield and Charnwood Forest.


Details:

Waymark: Circle of brown arrows on standard waymarks
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Circle of brown arrows on standard waymarks
Attributes: Average Gradients
Heritage
Start and Finish: SK522097 - Bradgate Park, Leicestershire View on StreetMap
Open Date: 1987
User Group: Leicestershire Footpath Association Secretary, 3 Hillsborough Road, Glen Parva, LEICESTER, LE2 9PR
0771 172 9830
Email: lfa.hon.secretary@gmail.com
Web Sites: Leicestershire Footpath Association - Leicestershire Round

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Leicestershire Round  (Cordee Ltd  - 2017 )
External PDF Leicestershire Round by Bus  (Leicestershire & Rutland Ramblers  - 2019 ) Download
Badge Badge for Leicestershire Round  (Leicestershire Footpath Association Treasurer )

Maps:

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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.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 129, 140, 141
OS Landranger Active 129, 140, 141
OS Explorer 222, 223, 232, 233, 234, 245, 246
OS Explorer Active 222, 223, 232, 233, 234, 245, 246

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Path
B & B Accommodation
Horseshoe Cottage Farm  (bookable online)
1 Km
2 Km
Hotels
Burleigh Court  (bookable online)
5 Km
7 Km
Hotels
The Link Hotel  (bookable online)
5 Km
7 Km
B & B Accommodation
Charnwood Lodge  (bookable online)
4 Km
8 Km
Hotels
1 Km
10 Km
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Quorn Country Hotel  (bookable online)
2 Km
10 Km
B & B Accommodation
Aaron Lodge  (bookable online)
5 Km
18 Km
Hotels
The Star Inn 1744  (bookable online)
1 Km
25 Km
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Sysonby Knoll Hotel  (bookable online)
5 Km
31 Km
B & B Accommodation
Launde Abbey  (bookable online)
1 Km
55 Km
Self-catering
West Langton Lodge  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
80 Km
Hotels
The Angel Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
80 Km
Hotels
The Three Swans  (bookable online)
4 Km
80 Km
Camp Site
Barford Top Campsite  (bookable online)
2 Km
88 Km
Other
1 Km
94 Km
Hotels
Mill on the Soar Hotel  (bookable online)
2 Km
110 Km
Hotels
1 Km
112 Km
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Jurys Inn Hinckley Island  (bookable online)
2 Km
123 Km
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Sketchley Grange Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
124 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bed & Breakfast at Vale Farm  (bookable online)
3 Km
132 Km
B & B Accommodation
Oaks Lodge  (bookable online)
3 Km
137 Km
B & B Accommodation
Sunshine Cottage  (bookable online)
3 Km
139 Km
B & B Accommodation
Softleys  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
140 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Post House B&B  (bookable online)
2 Km
148 Km

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Downloads:

GPX Route File
Leicestershire Round GPX Exchange Format Route File
Last Updated 23/08/2017 21:10:31 - Minor route alterations
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MemoryMap Route File
Leicestershire Round Memory Map Route File
Last Updated 23/08/2017 21:10:31 - Minor route alterations
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Tracklogs Route File
Leicestershire Round Tracklogs Route file
Last Updated 23/08/2017 21:10:34 - Minor route alterations
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Route Profile:

163.7 Km (101.7 miles)
2,142 m (7,028 ft) ascent
202 m (663 ft)  maximum height

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