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The information page contains information about walking in Leicestershire, as well as tips and advice for walking, map-reading, and maintaining your equipment and the environment.

 The section is organised as a library. All the information opens in a new window, to return to the main "bookshelf" simply close the new window which opens.

Country Parks

Bradgate Park

Beacon Hill

Watermead Park

Bosworth Park

Bosworth Battlefield

Burrough on the Hill



Walking Tips


Map Reading and Navigation

Understanding Grid References - By Daniel Spencer


Water Bottles - By Daniel Spencer


*Countryside Code*

Gates - By Daniel Spencer

Parking in the Countryside


Health - Drinking Water - By Daniel Spencer

Safety - Country Lanes - By D. Spencer

Safety - Safety Kit - By D. Spencer

Safety - Parking in the Countryside

The Leicestershire Round