GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

The Slaughters

2 miles (3 km)

This short walk between these two delightful Cotswolds villages is a favourite for visitors to the region. It follows the pretty River Eye from Lower Slaughter to Upper Slaughter. It's a special place with pretty little riverside cottages, stone footbridges, old watermills and picturesque village greens. Don't miss the wonderful 19th-centurywater millin Lower Slaughter. It has an excellent museum, craft shop and riverside tea room.
This walk follows the Warden's Way between the two villages so you could continue along this path if you would like to extend your walk. The Heart of England Way and the Macmillan Way also run past Lower Slaughter so you could pick up another path and head to the nearby Bourton on the Water. You can also follow the Macmillan Way north east to the town of Stow on the Wold.
Our 10 mile Circular Walk from Bourton through Naunton and The Slaughters will take you on a tour of the area using sections of the Windrush Way and Warden's Way long distance trails.

The Slaughters Postcode

GL54 2HX - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

The Slaughters OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

The Slaughters Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


Lower Slaughter , The Cotswolds - panoramio

Lower Slaughter , The Cotswolds

Lower Slaughter Cotswolds

Lower Slaughter Cotswolds

Upper Slaughter - - 5489

Upper Slaughter

Upper Slaughter - - 1055545

Upper Slaughter


GPS Files

GPX File

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

Memory Map Route

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