When staying in Newbury, Berkshire there is a vast array of breathtaking countryside to explore beyond the city center. From family-friendly walks to more challenging hikes, where you can enjoy the stunning views over the surrounding areas, Newbury really does offer something for everyone.
As a serviced apartment provider based in Newbury, we’ve collated a range of our favorite walking routes that are perfect for evening strolls or weekend adventures to work up an appetite before a hearty pub lunch! We hope you enjoy these as much as us and likewise fall in love with Newbury, also don’t forget to take a look at our service apartment in Newbury.
1. Thatcham Circular Walk (Length 7.7km & Est. 1 Hour and 42 Minutes)
Explore this popular trail near Newbury, Berkshire. This walk takes an average of 1 hour 42 minutes to complete and is great for walking, hiking, and running. People who have walked this route have said, ‘It’s a good trail with diverse scenery’. Enjoy!
2. Kennet and Avon, and River Kennet Canal Circular (Length 4.3km & Est. 1 Hour)
Enjoy this circular trail near Newbury, Berkshire which takes an average of 1 hour to complete. This trail is considered an easy route and the area is popular for bird watching, walking, and hiking. Feel free to bring your pets as dogs are welcome and are allowed off of the lead in some of the areas.
3. Boxford and Bagnor Circular (Length 10.6km & Est. 2 Hours and 30 Minutes)
Visit this walk near Newbury, Berkshire. It takes around 2 hours and 30 minutes to complete and is a popular area for walking, hiking, and running. This trail starts in the stunning Boxford village and continues through to the Lambourn Valley. Your beloved dog friends are welcome but must be on the lead.
4. Woolton Hill, Ball Hill, and Enborne (Length 8.4km & Est. 2 Hours and 15 Minutes)
Try this popular circular trail near Newbury, Berkshire. It is ideal for bird watching, running and hiking. It is a fairly challenging route and takes around 2 hours and 15 minutes to complete.
5. East Illsley, Hampstead Norreys and Compton (Length 19.3km & Est. 4 Hours and 47 Minutes)
Head out to this beautiful circular trail near Newbury, Berkshire. This route takes around 4 hours and 47 minutes to complete and is considered a reasonably challenging route. This trail is perfect for hiking, mountain biking, and running. It is open all year round.
6. Beacon Hill and Burghclere (Length 11.9km & Est. 3 Hours)
Check out this circular trail near Newbury, Berkshire. It takes around 3 hours to complete and is a fairly easy and peaceful route. This trail is a popular destination for hiking, mountain biking, and running.
7. Brimpton and The River Enborne Circular (Length 4.0km & Est. 1 Hour)
Explore this trail in Brimpton, Berkshire. It is a short 15-minute drive from Newbury and is open all year round. It is a fairly easy route and dogs are welcome. It takes around 1 hour to complete and is a very popular area for bird watching, walking, hiking, and mountain biking.
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