FANCY A WANDER?

Check out these local walk routes

 

Great Glen is a lovely little village, surrounded by the beautiful countryside! If you've got some time to spare whilst visiting us, it is definitely worth having a wander around the village. Or even better, going for a walk around the scenic local countryside!

Our friends at Walking Britain have three fab circular walking routes that you can follow - starting and finishing right outside our pub at the Village Green, you can wander through neighbouring towns, pass by the canals & explore the countryside!

Have a look at the routes below...


WALK 1 · BURTON OVERY FROM GREAT GLEN

DISTANCE: 3.0 MILES · ESTIMATED TIME: 1hr 20mins

A short Leicestershire walk, ideal for evening stroll, that explores the countryside
to the east of Great Glen, visiting neighbouring village Burton Overy.


WALK 2 · GRAND UNION CANAL FROM GREAT GLEN

DISTANCE: 3.1 MILES · ESTIMATED TIME: 1hr 30mins

A short Leicestershire walk that explores the countryside to the south of Great Glen.
The walk also includes a short section of the Grand Union Canal including Crane's Lock.


WALK 3 · GREAT GLEN & BURTON OVERY

DISTANCE: 6.0 MILES · ESTIMATED TIME: 3hrs 15mins

This easy Leicestershire walk explores the countryside to the east of Leicester. The start
is the village of Great Glen with the circular route visiting nearby Burton Overy.