GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Napton Reservoir

1 miles (1.5 km)

This walk visits Napton Reservoir near the village of Napton on the Hill in Warwickshire. The lake is a good place for fishing and an easy stroll.
There's a car park on the western side of the water where you can pick up footpaths running along the lake. Follow the paths north and they will take you to Calcutt Marina and lock on the Grand Union Canal.
You can extend your walk by heading south and picking up the Oxford Canal Walk.


CV47 8HX - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Napton Reservoir OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Napton Reservoir Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

For more walking ideas in the area see the Warwickshire Walks page.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


Napton Reservoir - - 1418800

Napton Reservoir

Napton reservoir - - 1769173

View east across Napton reservoir when it used to be home to AP Sailing Club in 1978. A narrowboat can be seen in the background on the Grand Union Canal, having just left Calcutt Locks heading for Napton Junction and the Oxford Canal.

Ice-free pool under the footbridge at Napton reservoir - - 1654565

Ice-free pool under the footbridge at the lake during the winter of 2010

Calcutt Top Lock - - 1413503

Calcutt Top Lock


GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

Napton Reservoir.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Share>Save to Files)