GPS Cycle and Walking Routes


Oxford Canal Walk

77 miles (124 km)

Follow the Oxford Canal from Oxford to Coventry on this splendid waterside walk. You follow the towpath of the canal for the duration of the route meaning this is a fairly easy walk (providing you don't do at all at once!)
You will pass through Thrupp, Lower Heyford, Banbury, Cropredy, Braunston Turn and Rugby before finishing at Hawkesbury Junction in Coventry.
The peaceful south Midlands countryside, a series of pretty locks and several excellent canal side pubs make this walk a fantastic experience. Highlights include the delightful Port Meadow at the start of the route in Oxford, great views of the River Cherwell through Oxfordshire and the stunning gardens at Rousham Park.

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Oxford

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Lower Heyford

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Somerton

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Banbury

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Footbridge near Claydon

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Napton Locks

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Ansty, Warwickshire

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Hawkesbury Lock footbridge - walk end

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