These walks are designed to enable folks to explore different parts of the Wolds in the company of other like minded walkers who wish to improve the quality of their lives by enjoying fresh air and the physical exercise of walking.

They are a series of Healthy Walks programme under the theme of 'Explore and Learn about Your Wolds'.

  • All walks are on a Sunday and start at 10.00 am
  • They are free and you don't need to book - just come along on the day and enjoy!
  • Group sizes vary between 6 to 12 people, with a mixture of couples and individuals, male and female. Bring a friend or make a new one!

    • Most walks are no longer than 8 miles so should take a little over 3 hours, which is a good walking pace of 3 miles per hour and will include the opportunity to stop, look and learn.
      • As far as is possible, walks are designed to end at a convenient place to obtain refreshments (pub/café), so those that wish can socialise after the walks.
      • All walks are led by Tony Groom, who in addition to being training volunteer walk leader, has been walking all over England and Wales for over 40 years and has considerable experience of organising and taking parties out into the hills.
      • There is no such thing as ‘bad weather’ only bad clothing. There is a good deal of sense in the statement, so please consider this before you leave home for the walk. What is most important is water to ensure you don’t get dehydrated. If you require advice about these matters do contact Tony (details below)

        • All walks are graded on a 5 point scale with 1 being easiest and
          5 hardest, taking into account height gained/lost and state of paths.

          Walkers participate in these walks entirely at their own risk. The walk leader or organisation accepts no liability for accident or injury. Walkers are advised to consider their own appropriate insurance.

          If you are unsure as to how to find the start location or have transport difficulties, please contact Tony. He can be contacted on 01507 354389 or 07837 963350 or

2017 SUNDAY walk routes

July 2nd - Meet in the car park of the Blacksmiths Arms, Rothwell for an 8 mile walk S. E. to the Viking Way and then north towards Nettleton before returning to Rothwell. Refreshments can be obtained at the pub. Grade 3/4

August 13th - Meet at the Royal Square, Station Rd, Woodall Spa for an 8 mile walk out to Stixwould and return. It is one of the Lincolnshire Limewoods walks. Refreshments at The Mall pub afterwards. Grade 1/2. Grid ref: TF 192 630
LN10 6QL. Parking in pub or public ar park

September 10th - Meet at the The Red Lion Inn, Partney for A 5.5 mile circular walk from Partney taking in Skendleby, Dalby and Langton. Refreshments at the Red Lion Inn
Grade 3. Grid ref: TF 411 683. PE23 4PG

October 8th - Meet at the White Hart Pub, Tetford for an 8 mile walk from Tetford to Belchford along the Roman Road and then onto Fulletby with outstanding views upon the return leg. Refreshments at the White hart Inn. Grade 2/3
Grid ref: TF 333 747. LN9 6QQ

November 12th. - Meet at the Wheatsheaf pub car park for a 6.5 mile walk which goes out to South Elkington, then head south with fine views down to Louth and return through Hubbard’s Hills. Refreshments at the Wheatsheaf pub.
Grade 3. Grid ref: TF 151 996. LN11 9YD

December 10th - Meet by the barns at northern edge of Wold Newton for a 5.7 mile walk from Wold Newton north along the eastern edge of the Wolds and then return via a hidden wooded valley. Grade 3/4
Grid ref: TF 244 972 LN8 6BP
We shall have our annual Christmas lunch after this walk at the nearby Click’em Inn at Swinhope. LN8 6BS. Places must be booked in advance by 12 November


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