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Frisby on the Wreake & Brooksby from Rearsby
Introduction to Walk 1537

Photo from the walk - Frisby on the Wreake & Brooksby from Rearsby

County/Area - Leicestershire

Author - David McMahon

Length - 12.3 miles / 19.9 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Time - 6 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Leicestershire walk starts from the attractive village of Rearsby and explores the countryside and villages lying to the east. The route also includes a section of the Leicestershire Round. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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