Category Archives: walks

Coleshill countryside circular

An medium difficulty circular walk exploring the countryside around Coleshill following public footpaths and quiet lanes.

Distance: 8km (5 miles)

Time: Allow 2½ – 3½ hours

Landscape and path type: The route uses unsurfaced footpaths through arable fields, muddy farm tracks, tarmacked pavements and roads. There are sets of steps, footbridges, slopes, pedestrian and kissing gates during this walk. Sturdy footwear is recommended.

Please be aware the walk crosses area where the River Blythe floods during adverse weather.

Map: OS Map 221 Coventry & Warwick, Royal Leamington Spa & Kenilworth.

Dogs: Permitted, under control at all times.

Download the walk leaflet (4MB PDF)

Shustoke Reservoir circular walk

A medium difficulty circular walk around Shustoke Reservoir following public footpaths and quiet lanes.

Distance: 9km (5.5 miles)

Time: Allow 2½ to 4 hours

Landscape and path type: The route uses unsurfaced footpaths through arable fields, farm tracks, tarmacked pavements and roads. There are sets of steps, footbridges, slopes, pedestrian gates, kissing gates and a stile during this walk.

Map: OS Map 232 Nuneaton & Tamworth, Lichfield & Atherstone.

Dogs: Permitted, under control at all times.

Download the walk leaflet (2MB PDF)

Kingsbury Circular

An easy circular walk through Kingsbury Water Park along park trails, public footpaths, canal towpath and quiet lanes.

Distance: 8km (5 miles)

Time: Allow 2 hours

Ascent: 15m

Landscape and path type: Surfaced paths, towpaths, footpath and lanes in country park, canal, and open country. There is one kissing gate and one short set of steps along this route.

Map: OS Explorer 232 Nuneaton & Tamworth

Dogs: Permitted, under control at all times.

Download the walk leaflet (5.1MB PDF)

Curdworth Circular

An easy circular walk from Curdworth Village to Over Green and Wishaw along public footpaths and canal towpath.

Distance: 9km (5.5 miles)

Time: Allow 2 hours

Ascent: 38m

Landscape and path type: Public footpaths, open countryside, towpath and village. There are three pedestrian kissing gates and no stiles with rough ground when not on roads.

Map: OS 220 Birmingham, Walsall, Solihull & Redditch.

Dogs: Permitted, under control at all times.

Download the walk leaflet (2.1MB PDF)