Area: North Northamptonshire

Category Corby
Type of Website
Overview

'You will find lots of useful information about how you can become more active through walking and appreciate what Corby Borough has to offer in the way of local parks and open spaces.'

ALERT This Entry originally contained Links to details of the 34-mile Around Corby Walk. See instead now the description in GPS Cycle and Walking Routes.

ALERT Also, the Corby Area is now serviced by  North Northamptonshire Council.

See also

Around Corby [GPS Cycle and Walking Routes]

Category Corby
Type of Website
Overview

Usually held late May/early June.

ALERT Link replaced by one to within the Corby Area of North Northamptonshire Council.

Category Corby
Type of Website
Overview

'Situated on the edge of the beautiful Welland Valley. The Heritage Centre in the converted coach house and stables houses a display featuring the history of Corby and the development of the iron and steel industry in the town.'

Type of Website
Overview

'A network of footpaths and bridleways allow you to plan anything from a short walk to a full days hike. '

Category Corby
Type of Walk
Type of Website
Overview

Member of the U3A - Northamptonshire Grouping

Category Wellingborough
Type of Website
Overview

'We are a UK walking club based at Wellingborough, in Northamptonshire ... We support and assist with the England IML International "Waendel Walk" in May each year which is also based in Wellingborough ... The organisation is a member of the British Walking Federation (BWF) and, through this, a member of the International Federation of Popular Sports (IVV).'

Category Kettering
Type of Website
Overview

'This club offers a weekly walk on either a Saturday or Thursday of around 5 miles. Occasional longer walks and events occur during the year. There is also a group who do a slower and shorter walk once or twice a month.'

Category Kettering
Type of Walk
Overview

Member of the Wellbeing Walks - Northamptonshire Grouping

Category Corby
Type of Website
Overview

'We are a Northamptonshire (UK) based walking club of the British Walking Federation (BWF) and we aim to promote walking as a friendly and healthy pastime for all ages. All of our walks are based on countryside public footpaths, bridleways and quiet lanes, some walks may be muddy during adverse British weather conditions.

See also

Rockingham Forest [Wikipedia]

Category Wellingborough
Type of Website
Overview

'Offers meadowland and lakeside walks, with a small arboretum of exotic trees and Edwardian buildings still surviving from its past role as a water supply reservoir with a water works heritage trail to guide you round.'

Description from

Northamptonshire Highways

Category Wellingborough
Type of Website
Overview

'Formed in 1981 and became the first club to join the BWF (IVV). We are the most active club in the Federation. All walks are registered with the BWF(IVV) and on completing an event you can claim a stamp towards the IVV Award Scheme.'

Category Wellingborough
Type of Walk
Type of Website
Overview

Member of the Ramblers - Northamptonshire Area Grouping

Category Kettering
Overview

'A variety of scenic walks in and around Burton Latimer ... Burton Latimer is the location of the first wind farm in Northamptonshire. Burton Wold wind farm, operated by Your Energy has 10 turbines, producing enough electricity to power around 8,500 homes annually. It is also home to the Weetabix food company.'

However, not all the walks listed seem to have descriptions attached ...

Description from

Burton Latimer Online

Category Kettering
Overview

'The original drawings and text of the walks were done by Ian Spencer in 1993. Ian was a Parish Councillor and Footpath Warden.  Some of the text has been updated ...'

Description from

Geddington.net

Distance (miles)10
Overview

'A beautiful walk from Brigstock, through Wadenhoe, incorporating the historic Lyveden New Bield.'

Description from

Northamptonshire Highways

Category Wellingborough
Type of Walk
Overview

Five PDF Trail Leaflets related to the Wellingborough's Townscape Heritage Initiative.

Description from

Wellingborough Area

Size (acreage)775
Type of Walk
Overview

'Whether you're looking for an easy-going trail for all abilities, to explore the local history, or for a bit of peace and quiet to observe the wildlife, we've got a trail for you.'

Description from

Forestry England

Category Wellingborough
Type of Walk
Overview

'In AD 2000, as part of their millennium celebrations, Wollaston Parish Council erected ten Green Plaques around the village, each identifying a location of historical interest. More have been added each year, both by the Parish Council and the Wollaston Heritage Society. This walk around these Green Plaques traces Wollaston's heritage from its early beginning to the present day.'

Description from

Wollaston Parish Council

Distance (miles)6
Overview

'This walk is about 6¼ miles long and is rated as comparatively easy. There are a few lengthy ascents (none of them steep) and it should present few problems no matter what the prevailing weather.' ALERT Changed original Link but retained original description.

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