Country Walk Summary

Aylestone Open Access near Leicester

This open access site lies approximately 3 miles south of the City of Leicester. The site is best accessed on foot or bicycle as it is adjacent to a popular cycleway that links the city of Leicester to the north and Blaby to the south. The open area provides local people with an opportunity to divert off the cycleway and enjoy the open aspect of this grassland site. The site is adjacent to a stretch of the Grand Union Canal and only a short distance from the River Soar. The site is only four hundred metres from the busy Fosse Park Retail Development and could provide a valuable escape for people seeking a more tranquil environment.

County
LEICESTERSHIRE and RUTLAND
Aylestone Open Access  - Click to see the Site Map (PDF)

Click to see the Site Map (PDF)
Grid Reference
SP563998 (link to Interactive Map in a new window)
OS Landranger No.
140
CPH Reference Number
22/226/0005
Near To
Leicester
Area of Walk
10.0 ha
Best time to visit
Spring/Summer
Access end date
31/08/2019

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Information Last Updated
25 October, 2011