Discover over 3000km of public rights of way in Leicester and Leicestershire. This includes footpaths, bridleways and byways across the city and county, as well as long distance trails.
Legally, they only differ from the roads which you drive along by the types of traffic entitled to use them. A permissive path is one which the landowner permits the public to use, with the intention that it should not become a public right of way.
Many local, regional and national trails have been devised over the years by local authorities and walking organisations, promoting the public rights of way network. Explore and enjoy Leicestershire and beyond with the Walking Routes map, where you’ll find information, maps and guides for a wide range of walks.
For statutory or formal purposes (e.g. planning application), only the Definitive Map should be used to accurately confirm the location and status of public rights of way.
As children get ready to return to school after half term, help keep Leicestershire moving by walking, cycling or scooting if possible 🚴♂️🚶🛴. For tips on making your journey to school easier, visit crowd.in/yHhtff #backtoschool #activeleicestershire
Have you heard about our #Wheels2Work scheme? 🚴♀️🚴♂️ Just like Charlotte and Joshua here, you could hire an #ebike for just £45 per month, to help you get to work. You can also opt into the Loan to Own option. Find out more on our website: choosehowyoumove.co.uk/cycling/wheels…
'I was determined to make the change and commute to my new job by bike. I'm very happy to say being stuck in traffic and trying to find parking is now a thing of the past!' - Sarah M, Leicester Read the story of Sarah's @BetterPoints journey here: choosehowyoumove.betterpoints.uk/page/pop-up-la…
The active travel free bike check event planned for today at Welland Park in Market Harborough has unfortunately had to be cancelled. We're planning more events to support your sustainable travel, so please watch this space!