Area: Huntingdonshire

Category Huntingdonshire
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The Category Huntingdonshire is a subset of Eastern.

 

The following Huntingdonshire Entities do NOT (currently) have Records in 'Open Paths and Trails'. Here, clicking on a Title of interest should link you to a relevant external Website (or Facebook Page):

- Walking for Health - Huntingdonshire

Category Huntingdonshire
Size (acreage)170
Overview

'Open grassland, meadows, woodlands and lakes ... with a wealth of wildlife everywhere.'

Category Huntingdonshire
Overview

Parks, Nature Reserves and Green Spaces around and about Huntingdon. There should also be access here to an extensive Huntingdonshire District Council Countryside Guide - but note that this is dated 2008.

Category Huntingdonshire
Overview

'75 hectares of lakes, meadow, grassland, scrub and woodland next to the River Great Ouse where you can enjoy a wealth of wildlife all year round.'

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Paxton Pits Nature Reserve

Category Huntingdonshire
Overview

'Informal walking group based in the village of Stilton, Cambridgeshire, UK. We meet for regular local walks every alternate Sunday, at 10.00 am at the village pump, and organise occasional expeditions to interesting places further afield. As you might have guessed, we don’t take ourselves too seriously – hence Stumblers, not Ramblers!'

Category Huntingdonshire
Distance (miles)8
Overview

'Although quite a long walk it doesn't seem so, a stop in Godmanchester for a snack or lunch turning the route into two walks each of 4 miles.'

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John McKinnie

Category Huntingdonshire
Distance (miles)8
Overview

'Head off through a watery landscape in search of lost mills on this 8 mile walk through the delightful landscape of the Ouse valley. Starting at Houghton, the last working mill on the Great Ouse, discover the sites of many of the lost historic mills in this part of Huntingdonshire.'

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National Trust

Category Huntingdonshire
Distance (miles)15
Overview

'An easy walk beside the Great Ouse river to the attractive village of Houghton and its restored water mill, returning through water meadows and a nature reserve.'

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Saturday Walkers Club

Category Huntingdonshire
Distance (miles)2
Overview

'Due to its position on the Great North Road, Huntingdon developed into a major coaching centre in the 16th and 17th centuries. The opening of the Great Northern line in 1850 meant that rail travel superceded travel by road, and this, coupled with the agricultural depression, led to a period of decline ...'

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Huntingdon First

Category Huntingdonshire
Distance (miles)3
Overview

'Huntingdon played a significant role in the First World War. Many troops were stationed in Huntingdon, wounded soldiers were treated here and the Portholme Aerodrome Company contributed to the development of aviation. This map shows locations that would have been of importance during the war and places of remembrance for those who made the ultimate sacrifice'

Category Huntingdonshire
Distance (miles)8
Overview

'Although a longer walk, with a snack or meal at Houghton Mill cafe it seems much shorter. In addition it's a very peaceful walk with great variety and a lovely village. One of my favourites.'

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John McKinnie

Category Huntingdonshire
Distance (miles)7
Overview

'A delightful walk starting from the quaint village of Kimbolton, best known for its castle which was the sad final home of King Henry VIII's first queen, Catherine of Aragon. This charming walk meanders across the exquisite Cambridgeshire countryside and passes through the castle parkland on the last leg.'

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Rockingham Forest Walkers

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