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Burrough Hill & Somerby from Twyford
Introduction to Walk 1443

Photo from the walk - Burrough Hill & Somerby from Twyford

County/Area - Leicestershire

Author - David McMahon

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 250 feet / 76 metres

Grade - moderate

This circular walk to the east of Leicester follows a section of the Leicestershire Round. The walk visits the villages of Somerby, Thorpe Satchville, Owston and, of course, Twyford. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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