Official visitor website for Leicestershire

Walking and guided walks in Leicestershire

Get out into the fresh air, relax and enjoy nature. Head to one of Leicestershire's many parks such as Bradgate Country Park to see the ruins of the childhood home of Lady Jane Grey and the folly Old John, or Market Bosworth Country Park to explore its landscape, or visit one of the parks located in the city such as Abbey Park, Victoria Park or Castle Gardens.

Whether you’re strolling around an historic town, striding between museums, or rambling in the woods, finding your way on foot is a great way to relax, discover new places and meet new people. The best way to get around Leicester is on foot – most sights and attractions are within a short stroll.

View the Choose How You Move website for information and maps on places to walk in Leicester and Leicestershire.

Choose How You Move 

 

Guided walk

Guided walks

Sat 12 May 2018

Saturday 12th May Day Trip to Concorde Museum & Jet Engine Museum

Lutterworth

 
 
 

Sat 19 - Thu 31 May 2018

Walks for all ages and abilities to enjoy. Guided and themed walks. Beautiful places to explore around the 200 square miles of the National Forest.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 19 May 2018

Take a leisurely stroll around the farm and woodland, taking in Canadian Bison, Red Deer, Alpacas and many more. Finish with a visit to the Antlers and Alpaca coffee and gift shop for refreshments

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 19 May 2018

Starting from Copt Oak Church, next to Copt Oak Pub LE67 9PJ (parking at church courtesy of church council. Entrance at side of pub). Making use of public and permissive paths, this walk covers some of the best countryside in Charnwood

Coalville

 
 
 

Sat 19 May 2018

WALK STARTS AT CONKERS WATERSIDE CAR PARK DE12 6BA Booking essential.

Ashby-de-la-Zouch

 
 
 

Sat 19 May 2018

Starting at Agar Nook Community Centre LE67 4TN (car park on site) Experience this beautiful walk along a volcanic ridge with wonderful views of Coalville, Mount Saint Bernard’s and Nottinghamshire and see the highland cattle.

Coalville

 
 
 

Sat 19 May 2018

Perfect walk for the more experienced Nordic walker. Led by a qualified Nordic walking instructor. Experience this amazing walk up to the highest point in Leicestershire. Wonderful panoramic views to be seen throughout this woodland walk.

Coalville

 
 
 

Sun 20 May 2018

Starting at Mount St Bernard Abbey, Whitwick LE67 5U. From the Abbey, downhill through woods to scenic Blackbrook Reservoir and on along a disused rail track with views of Fenny Windmill then returning over high ground to the Abbey.

Coalville

 
 
Last updated June 2016