GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Leicestershire Round

102 miles (164 km)

Explore the countryside, villages, canals, rivers and reservoirs of Leicestershire on this interesting and varied circular walk. The walk beings at the lovely Bradgate Country Park near Newtown Linford and heads to Swithland Reservoir, Burrough Hill Country Park, the Grand Union Canal at Market Harborough, the wonderful Foxton Locks, Saddington Reservoir, Bosworth Battlefield Country Park, the Ashby Canal at Shackerstone and Thornton Reservoir. The route is accessible passing close to the following major towns: Oakham, Melton Mowbray, Loughborough, Hinkley and Lutterworth.

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Leicestershire Round OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Leicestershire Round Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking


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Bradgate Park Ruins

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Swithland reservoir

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Burrough Hill Country Park

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Market Harborough arm of the Grand Union Canal at Foxton Locks

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Saddington reservoir

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Bosworth Battlefield

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Ashby Canal, Shackerstone

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Thornton Reservoir

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GPS Files

GPX File

Leicestershire Round.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

Leicestershire Round.mmo (right click - 'Save As')