Walking

The Nene Valley is a great destination for walking enthusiasts. Enjoy a selection of guided walks or browse through our walking leaflets and enjoy our unspoilt countryside at your own pace.

Guided Walk - Great Houghton

Sep 15, 2018 - Sep 15, 2018

Becket's Park

Start point is the Pavilion in Becket’s Park. No need to book. Enjoy a 6.2m walk from Becket's Park to Great Houghton and back commencing at 1.30pm prompt on 15 September. Sensible clothing/footwear appropriate for the weather. T: 01832 742064.

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Rushden's Historic Histories

Sep 16, 2018 - Sep 16, 2018

Greenway

11am - 3pm. Bring your phone and have a walk along the Greenway to find out more about Rushden’s hidden histories with an exciting new app. Rushden Greenway (between Rushden Transport Museum and Railway and Waitrose). Free event www.nenescape.org

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Nordic Walking - Free Taster Session

Sep 17, 2018 - Sep 17, 2018

Stanwick Lakes

Nordic Walking is brilliant for you to become healthier and more toned, whilst having fun walking in the great outdoors with a group of like-minded individuals. Taster Sessions are held at Stanwick Lakes, they last for 45 minutes and will leave you energised and keen to book more! To book your FREE taster session, or for more information please contact Fiona Fiander on 07763 353097.

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Health Walk

Sep 18, 2018 - Sep 18, 2018

Stanwick Lakes

Free. 10am. Car parking charge applies. Enjoy a leisurely 45 minute stroll around Stanwick Lakes.

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Ramble from River to Rail

Sep 19, 2018 - Sep 19, 2018

Ferry Meadows Country Park

9.30am - 3pm. £4pp return train fare. 8years+ Car parking charges applies. Enjoy a gentle stroll along the River Nene to Wansford where there will be time to look around the NVR station before returning to Ferry Meadows by train. T: 01733 234193 or visit website for details and to book.

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Blue Badge Guided Walk of Warmington

Sep 20, 2018 - Sep 20, 2018

Warmington

2.15pm. Start. Free event. Learn more about a venerable oak near a green man, a beautiful church with warts, eagles, eggs and eels. Walk will last from 1.5 - 2 hours. Booking essential. Tel: 01832 742064.

Nassington Guided Walk

Sep 20, 2018 - Sep 20, 2018

Black Horse Oub

Enjoy a 4.5 mile guided walk around the nature reserve of Yarwell and Nassington. Meet at the Black Horse Pub. 10.30am – 12.30pm. Free event. T: 01832 742064 www.nenevalley.net/festival-home/whats-on/history

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Health Walk

Sep 20, 2018 - Sep 20, 2018

Stanwick Lakes

10am – 11am. Free. Car parking charge applies.Meet outside the visitor centre and join in with a regular health walk of approximately 45 minutes. T: 01933 625522 www.stanwicklakes.org..uk

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Guided Walk with a Ranger

Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 21, 2018

Ferry Meadows Country Park

1pm – 3.30pm. £2. 10years+ Car parking charges applies. Join Ranger Ian Lowe for a guided walk around Ferry Meadows, pointing out areas of interest along the 4 mile walk. T: 01733 234193 or visit website for details.

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Blue Badge Guided Walk of Ecton

Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 21, 2018

Ecton

2.15pm start. Free event. A favoured spot, blacksmiths and bells, litotes and literacy, pews, Palmers and presidents. Walk will last from 1.5 - 2 hours. Booking essential. Tel: 01832 742064.

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Guided Walk with a Ranger

Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 21, 2018

Ferry Meadows Country Park

1pm – 3.30pm, £2. 10years+. Car parking charges applies. Join Ranger Ian Lowe for a guided walk around Ferry Meadows, pointing out areas of interest along the 4 mile walk. T: 01733 234193 www.neneparktrust.org.uk

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Ironstone to Wildlife Walk

Sep 22, 2018 - Sep 22, 2018

Irchester Country Park

10am start. Discover Irchester Country Park’s fascinating history and how it has been transformed from ironstone quarry into a wonderful wildlife haven. Join the Ranger on a 2.5 mile guided walk. Meet outside the Ranger’s Office. Booking essential. T: 0300 1265934.

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