GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Nene Way

109 miles (176 km)

Follow the River Nene through the beautiful Nene Valley on this fabulous walk through Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire.
The long distance path runs for over 100 miles, passing Northampton, Wellingborough, Oundle, Peterborough and Wisbech.
There's much to enjoy on the way with rushing weirs, a series of historic villages and old mills. It's an excellent area for birdwatchers too with the Nene Valley now one of the most important wetlands in England, gaining international recognition for its significance as a stop-over for thousands of wildfowl and waders that visit during the winter. In particular look out for birds around Rushden Lakes, the Titchmarsh Nature Reserve and Stanwick Lakes as you pass Irthlingborough and Higham Ferrers in Northamptonshire.
The route links with the Knightley Way around the Northamptonshire village of Badby.

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Nene Way OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Nene Way Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


River Nene at Oundle Marina - July 2014 - panoramio

River Nene at Oundle Marina

Billing Aquadrome. This is a large and popular leisure resort on the river Nene and walkers of the Nene Way spend some time passing through it.

Titchmarsh Nature Reserve 1

Titchmarsh Nature Reserve is a Local Nature Reserve north of Thrapston in Northampstonshire. It is managed by the Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire. It is part of the Upper Nene Valley Gravel Pits Site of Special Scientific Interest.

GPS Files

GPX File

Nene Way.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Share>Save to Files')

Memory Map Route

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