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Woolsthorpe and Stenwith
Introduction to Walk 3312

Photo from the walk - Woolsthorpe and Stenwith

County/Area - Lincolnshire

Author - Hugh Marrows

Length - 3.7 miles / 6.1 km

Ascent - nominal or unknown

Time - 1 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy

This Lincolnshire walk follows part of the Viking Way as it runs alongside the Grantham Canal between Woolsthorpe and Stenwith. The rest of the walk is along field paths in the valley of the River Devon. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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

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