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Haxey, Westwoodside & the Turbary
Introduction to Walk 2113

Photo from the walk - Haxey, Westwoodside & the Turbary

County/Area - Lincolnshire

Author - Hugh Marrows

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 130 feet / 39 metres

Grade - easy/mod

The Isle of Axholme in Lincolnshire is an excellent destination for walkers though it is often ignored despite having a fine network of well-marked footpaths. This walk aims to rectify the problem! This walk starts from Haxey and explores the area to the north of the village and includes the Turbary Nature Reserve. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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