Summer Leys Nature Reserve Great Doddington
This walk explores the Summer Leys Nature Reserve and the countryside around the village of Great Doddington near Wellingborough in Northamptonshire.
The reserve has some nice easy access trails taking your around wildlife rich wetlands and grassland.
After exploring the reserve you can head into the village of Great Doddington and pick up the Nene Way. This long distance waymarked footpath could be used to extend the route by heading south west along the riverside path towards Earls Barton. If you follow the river path north it will take you towards Irchester Country Park where there are some pleasant woodland walks to enjoy.
PostcodeNN29 7PT - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations
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Summer Leys Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Summer Leys Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Summer Leys OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Summer Leys Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
There are several other nature reserves to visit in the immediate area. Rushden Lakes, Stanwick Lakes and Titchmarsh Nature Reserve are all nearby and well worth a visit.
For more walking ideas in the area see the Northamptonshire Walks page.