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Rolleston, & Skeffington from Billesdon
Introduction to Walk 2829

County/Area - Leicestershire

Author - David McMahon

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Time - 2 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy

A linear Leicestershire walk which uses paths and bridleways to explore the countryside to the south and east of the Billesdon. Return to the start can be made using Centrebus route 747 which has a regular service between Skeffington and Billesdon. 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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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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