Skip to page content | Using this site

Member Login: Join

Multi-coloured diamond, named squaresOxford Canal Walk

133 km / 83 miles

Northants, Oxon, Warks, W Midlands
A walk connecting the cathedral cities of Oxford and Coventry using the continuous canal towpath, passing 43 locks, many bridges, one tunnel and crossing only one road. See Jurassic Way. See also E-Routes (E2).

A series of shorter walks, the North Oxfordshire Circular Walks, with distances varying up to 14 miles, have links to the Canal walk.

See also E-Routes (E2).


Details:

Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Multi-coloured diamond, named squares
Waymark
Multi-coloured diamond, named squares
Attributes
Easy; Canal
Start
SP332796 - Coventry, W Midlands
View on StreetMap
Finish
SP508064 - Oxford, Oxon
View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Leaflet
Oxford Canal an Explorers Guide (British Waterways - Tring - 1996)
Leaflet
Oxford Canal Walk (British Waterways - Tring - 1995)
Booklet
Oxford Canal Walk: Accommodation Guide (British Waterways - Braunston - 1996/7)
Leaflets
North Oxfordshire Circular Walks (Cherwell District Council)
Booklet

Click to show 2 more Publications, Badges and Certificates


Maps:

You can use the interactive controls to zoom in and out and to move around the map, or click on a path or a marker for more info.(interactive map help)

Show Connected Path Outlines
E Routes
National Trails (England & Wales)
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Other Paths

Show Accommodation
Hostel Accommodation
B & B Accommodation
Hotels
Self-catering
Other

 
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
140151152164
OS Landranger Active
140151152164
OS Explorer
180191206221222
OS Explorer Active
180191206221222
Other Paper Maps:
Stripmap
Oxford Canal: Map (GEOprojects - 2007)
Stripmap
Oxford Canal (Heron Maps)
Map (Other)

Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
From Path
Along Path
Self-catering
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
Self-catering
Abbey Court (Coventry Home)  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
B & B Accommodation
Mount Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
Self-catering
1 Km
< 1 Km
Self-catering
Perchfoot (Coventry Home)  (bookable online)
2 Km
< 1 Km
Self-catering
Mandara Point (Coventry Home)  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
Hotels
Quality Hotel Coventry  (bookable online)
5 Km
< 1 Km
Hotels
De Vere at the Ricoh Arena  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
7 Km
B & B Accommodation
Barnacle Hall  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
14 Km
Hotels
Macdonald Ansty Hall  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
15 Km
Self-catering
The Limes Cottage  (bookable online)
3 Km
73 Km
Hotels
4 Km
88 Km
Hotels
Holiday Inn Express (Banbury)  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
89 Km
Hotels
2 Km
89 Km
Hotels
The Deddington Arms Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
102 Km
Hotels
Sturdy's Castle  (bookable online)
2 Km
118 Km
Self-catering
Home Farm Cottage  (bookable online)
3 Km
122 Km
Self-catering
Water Meadow Cottage  (bookable online)
4 Km
124 Km
Other
Burleigh Farm  (bookable online)
3 Km
124 Km
B & B Accommodation
Five Mile View Guest House  (bookable online)
1 Km
129 Km
B & B Accommodation
Arden Lodge  (bookable online)
1 Km
129 Km
B & B Accommodation
Cotswold House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
130 Km
B & B Accommodation
Galaxie  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
131 Km
Self-catering
< 1 Km
131 Km
B & B Accommodation
Park House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
132 Km
B & B Accommodation
Tilbury Lodge  (bookable online)
2 Km
132 Km
B & B Accommodation
Gables Guest House  (bookable online)
2 Km
132 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Westgate  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
Becket Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
133 Km
Hotels
Royal Oxford Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
133 Km
Self-catering
Urbane Apartments  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
Gidleigh House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
133 Km
Self-catering
2 The Tidmarsh  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
133 Km
Hotels
Macdonald - The Randolph Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
133 Km
Hotels
Malmaison Oxford  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Buttery  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
133 Km
Hotels
Bath Place Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
133 Km
Hotels
Head of the River  (bookable online)
1 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
Whitehouse View Guest House  (bookable online)
1 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
Newton House  (bookable online)
1 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
Sportsview Guest House  (bookable online)
2 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Old Black Horse  (bookable online)
2 Km
133 Km
Hotels
Victoria Hotel  (bookable online)
2 Km
133 Km
Hotels
Hawkwell House Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
Red Mullions Guest House  (bookable online)
3 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
Dial House  (bookable online)
3 Km
133 Km
Hotels
The Westwood Hotel  (bookable online)
4 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
All Seasons Guest House  (bookable online)
4 Km
133 Km
B & B Accommodation
Abodes B&B  (bookable online)
4 Km
133 Km

Click to show 47 more Accommodations


Connected Paths:


Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
Tracklogs Route file

Route Profile:

131.7 Km (81.8 miles)
648 m (2,126 ft) ascent
124 m (407 ft)  maximum height