GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Castor Hanglands

4 miles (6 km)

Explore the woodland, limestone, wetland grassland and scrub in this large National Nature Reserve near Peterborough. There's lots of rare plants and interesting wildlife to be found in the reserve. In particular look out for butterflies including silver-washed fritillary, purple hairstreak and white admiral.
The reserve is located just to the west of Peterborough city centre with a parking area at the northern end.
Extend your walking in the area by heading south and picking up the Nene Way through the lovely Ferry Meadows Country Park.

Castor Hanglands OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Castor Hanglands Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


Pond at Castor Hanglands - - 1387192

Pond at Castor Hanglands

Old gate in Castor Hanglands NNR - - 215483

Old gate in Castor Hanglands NNR

Marsh Marigolds at Castor Hanglands - - 66319

Marsh Marigolds at Castor Hanglands

Castor Hanglands - - 1387148

Shady path

GPS Files

GPX File

Castor Hanglands.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

Castor Hanglands.mmo (right click - 'Save As')