leicester and district group logo

Leicester & District Group

We are the Leicester & District Ramblers - For Footpaths, Fitness and Friendship. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Email

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

An 8 to 10 mile walks from Cropston to Anstey. Meet at St Margaret's Bus Station at 9.10am fro 9.20 bus to Cropston. (Centrebus 154.) The walk itself starts outside the Cropston Arms, Station Road, Bradgate LE7 7HG. The walk will finish in Anstey where buses are available to return to Leicester. (Please note that 5th July is a new date for this walk. It was originally scheduled for 21st June 2024.)

Friday, 5 July 2024
Meeting time:
9:10 am
Start time:
9:50 am
Estimated finish time:
3:30 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
14.5km / 9.0mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
linear

All details are subject to change. All times to be confirmed nearer the date of the walk. Booking is essential.

Features

  • Accessible by public transport

Meeting point

Grid reference:
SK 58773 05008
Nearest postcode:
LE1 3AG
what3words:
kite.fuels.sheep
Meeting time:
9:10 am

St Margaret's Bus Station, Gravel Street, LE1 3AG

Starting point

Grid reference:
SK 55468 10919
Nearest postcode:
LE7 7HD
what3words:
focus.fortunate.gravel
Start time:
9:50 am

Bradgate Arms, Cropston, LE7 7HG

Finishing point

Grid reference:
SK 55073 08627
Nearest postcode:
LE7 7AZ
what3words:
cloud.next.brass
Estimated finish time:
3:30 pm

The Nook, Anstey, LE7 7AZ

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking