Attractions

Bradgate Park (1 Mile) - www.bradgatepark.org

Charnwood Forest - www.nationalforest.org & www.focf.org.uk

Beacon Hill Country Park (4 Miles) - www.leicscountryparks.org - Breath-taking views

Thornton Reservoir (4.3 Miles)

2.45 miles easy walking around perimeter with free carparking. Peaceful and picturesque with great views over the water.

Footpaths - Attached to site

National Forest - www.nationalforest.org

Swithland village & Reservoir (6.8 Miles) - Search ‘’Swithland Reservoir’’Watch the GCR Steam Engine travel over the reservoir bridge.

Richard III Visitor Centre (9 Miles) - www.kriii.com

Stoneywell National Trust (3 Miles) - www.nationaltrust.org.uk

National Space Center (9 Miles) - www.spacecentre.co.uk

Bosworth Battlefields (13 Miles) - www.bosworthbattlefield.org.uk

De Montfort Hall, Leicester (10 Miles) – www.DeMontfortHall.co.uk – Classic & Modern performances

Great Central Railway (5.7 Miles) – www.gcrailway.co.uk

UK’s only double track, main line heritage railway. Only place in the world where full size steam engines can be seen passing each other. Runs every weekend, bank holidays and some week days. Book a 5 course meal in the First Class Restaurant whilst on the move.

Tropical Birdland (6.8 Miles) - www.tropicalbirdland.com

6.5-acre sanctuary for Parrots and exotic birds. Housing over 250 feathery residents, every square inch has been devoted to giving a home to some of the most alluring and captivating species from around the world.

Donnington Park Raceway (14 Miles) - www.donington-park.co.uk

Mallory Park (10 Miles) www.malloryparkcircuit.com

Charnwood Forest Golf Club (6 Miles) – Woodhouse Eaves, Leics www.charnwoodforestgolfclub.com

Opened in 1890 and designed by James Braid, our superb 9- Hole heathland course was created to make full use of the natural environment in this particularly beautiful part of the Leicestershire countryside