GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Andover to Newbury

21 miles (34 km)

Follow NCN routes 246 and 4 from Hampshire into Berkshire on this attractive route.
You start off at Andover railway station and head north along country lanes through Hurstbourne Tarrant, Faccombe and Kintbury where you join the Kennet and Avon Canal for the final pleasant waterside stretch to Newbury.
There's some beautiful countryside to enjoy as well as a peaceful section through Faccombe wood and a short run through Inkpen common.
The route is easily accessible with train stations at either end.

Photos

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Country lane near St Mary Bourne

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Faccombe countryside 1

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Faccombe countryside 2

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Combe

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Walbury Hill Fort

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Kennet and Avon Canal at Benham Lock

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Lock at Newbury

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Kennet and Avon canal, Newbury

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GPS Files

GPX File

Andover to Newbury.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

Andover to Newbury.mmo (right click - 'Save As')

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