Walk 15 - Soar on foot (bus out, walk back)
A walk along part of the River Soar taking in Abbey Park and the Grand Union Canal. Easy going and a two hour walk on towpaths, park paths, tracks and some roads after a bus into Leicester. A bus along the A50 towards town getting off on Frog Island at Slater Street (stop is outside the Foresters Arms PH) and continue to the canal bridge a few yards ahead which is your start point. The walk is described from there and is about 5 miles.
- Walk 15 - Soar on foot (bus out, walk back) (PDF, 868 Kb)
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