Linby and Newstead Abbey circular

Introduction to Walk 2134

Photo from the walk - Linby and Newstead Abbey circular

County/Area - Nottinghamshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.9 miles / 9.6 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Grade - easy

A Nottinghamshire walk from the attractive village of Linby exploring the extensive grounds and parkland of Newstead Abbey, the ancestral home of Lord Byron. The route uses a section of the Robin Hood Way. 

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Other walks nearby

Walk 1513
0.1 miles / 0.1 km away
Newstead Abbey from Linby
Grade - easy
Length - 5.8 miles / 9.3 km
Walk 2823
3.9 miles / 6.3 km away
Greasley & Moorgreen Reservoir from Eastwood
Grade - easy
Length - 5.9 miles / 9.6 km
Walk 1460
9.6 miles / 15.4 km away
Hardwick Hall park
Grade - easy
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km
Walk 1133
10.8 miles / 17.2 km away
Gunthorpe & Caythorpe from Hoveringham
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 2540
11.5 miles / 18.3 km away
The Robin Hood Way Long Distance Circular
Grade - mod/hard
Length - 27.0 miles / 43.9 km
Walk 2429
11.8 miles / 18.9 km away
Edwinstowe, Sherwood Forest & Major Oak circular
Grade - easy
Length - 5.9 miles / 9.6 km
Walk 2619
11.9 miles / 19.0 km away
Belper to Cromford, Amber Valley
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2801
12.8 miles / 20.4 km away
Duffield & the Chevin
Grade - easy
Length - 4.8 miles / 7.7 km
Walk 2899
14.2 miles / 22.7 km away
Cromford Canal & Black Rocks from High Peak Junction
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.8 miles / 11 km
Walk 1391
14.7 miles / 23.5 km away
Kinoulton, Colston Bassett & Cropwell Bishop
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

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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