A relaxing walk just before Christmas. Views of the fairy tale castle on the ridge and discover a canal with locks
Meet outside the Chequers Inn at Woolsthorpe, Vale of Belvoir NG32 1LU at 11.00.
Distance 4.8 miles (7.7km)
Time 2hrs 30min
Ascent/gradient 558ft (170m)
Level of difficulty Medium
Paths Tow path, field and woodland tracks and country lane
Landscape Wooded hills and open land
Meet outside the Chequers Pub at Woolsthorpe at 11.00. (And we can finish off there for a pint.)
When I last did the walk some of the paths were quite muddy so be prepared!