Walking in Hinckley & Bosworth

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough is 60% rural meaning we are very fortunate to have some beautiful countryside and parks right on our doorstep, in and around the villages and towns. From Bagworth Woods to Hollycroft Park, Burbage Common to Bosworth Battlefield there are many places to explore.

Walking can be done anywhere and anytime. Regular walking can allow you to keep fit and meet new friends. Why not start slowly and build up, it need not take up a huge amount of your day; build it into a routine.


  • Give you more energy.
  • Reduce stress, helping you to sleep better.
  • Keeps your heart strong.
  • Helps to maintain your weight.
  • Helps to maintain healthy bones, muscles and joints.

Walking is free, simple and one of the easiest ways to get more active and improve your health and well being. If you would like to go on a walk in Hinckley and Bosworth or the surrounding areas then you can find other walks on https://www.choosehowyoumove.co.uk/walking/

(Please note: we have not completed a recce of these routes so be careful when walking them).

For more information regarding our walks in Hinckley and Bosworth, then contact helen.smith@hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk