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Leicestershire Walk
Thornton Reservoir

County/Area - Leicestershire

Author - David McMahon

Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km

Ascent - 25 feet / 8 metres

Time - 1 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

Start - OS grid reference SK470073
Lat 52.66139 // Long -1.306537
Postcode LE67 1AN (approx. location only)

Walk Route Description

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This is an easy walk on a wide flat surface. The walk is suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs. It can also be added to walk 1591 (Ratby - Thornton walk) if people wish to make this walk longer. There is a refreshment lodge on the footpath. Car parking is available either end of Reservoir Road.

The route needs no explanation and all you need to decide is which way round you want to go. The path ahead is always clear and navigation is never a problem.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers

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