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Grand Union Canal from Great Glen
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Photo from the walk - Grand Union Canal from Great Glen

County/Area - Leicestershire

Author - David McMahon

Length - 3.1 miles / 5 km

Ascent - 50 feet / 15 metres

Grade - easy

A short Leicestershire walk that explores the countryside to the south of Great Glen. The walk also includes a short section of the Grand Union Canal including Crane's Lock.  A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 233Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 140Sheet Map1:50kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Landranger 140Digital Map1:50kBUY MAP

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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