Circular 9.75 mile walk in the Lovedon wapentake.
The full walk: Starting at Hough-on-the-Hill, and taking in the locations of Gelston, passing Loveden Hill, Gelston Grange, Brandon, Caythorpe & Frieston
Mixture of footpaths across grazing land, woodland & fields, tracks, minor roads and crossing main roads. There is a steep incline down and up at Gelston.
- Option for shorter walk after lunch removes 1.5miles - wait for walking group to rejoin 45mins later, total walk 8miles
- Option for shorter walk after morning coffee and before lunch omitting Caythorpe - Brandon back to Hough - may need to find own way back (no leader) total walk 5.5miles
10 styles - 2 can potentially be avoided.
Require walking boots and suggest walking poles for various places.
Boggy woodland area and other in places, and sticky cultivated fields, after rainfall.
Horses in field.
Morning coffee Brandon Church / Lunch in Caythorpe near Chapel
Details are subject to change - walk leader will advise on the walk day.
In the steps of Brett: Hough-on-the-Hill (amended)