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Thornton Reservoir
Introduction to Walk 1592

Photo from the walk - Thornton Reservoir

County/Area - Leicestershire

Author - David McMahon

Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km

Ascent - 25 feet / 8 metres

Grade - easy

A short walk in Leicestershire suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs.  

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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