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Guided Walk, Wed 30 May 2018, free entry

Thornton Reservoir

Thornton Reservoir

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Address

Thornton,
Leicestershire,
LE67 1AR

Details

Thornton Reservoir Car Park Grid ref: SK470074 LE67 1AR (car park on site) Starting from Thornton with its reservoir and fishing lodge, on this walk we will head towards Stanton under Barton via Bagworth Park. An interesting late Spring walk through areas of fields and The National Forest, which in the last century were dominated by quarry waste and coalfields. Pub lunch optional at end of walk. Children welcome if accompanied by a responsible adult.

Walk Route: An interesting late Spring walk through areas of fields and The National Forest, which in the last century were dominated by quarry waste and coalfields.

Access: 12 stiles

Duration: 3 hours

Miles: 5

Children welcomeDogs accepted

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 30 May 2018 10:00

Prices

Free entry

Facilities

  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Location

Directions

See location of Thornton Reservoir on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 471074  Lat: 52.66254 Long: -1.30504

Thornton is a village set between Markfield, Bagworth and Barlestone.