Outdoor fun - the best walks near Witney
Top 4 walks in the area
Oxfordshire Way visits the valleys of the Rivers Windrush, Evenlode, Glyme, Cherwell, Ray and Thames, and parts of both the Cotswolds and the Chilterns. It uses six miles of a Roman road called Akeman Street. The path links with the Heart of England Way and the Thames Path.
|The Thames Path
The Thames Path follows England's best-known river for 184 miles from its source in the Cotswolds, through several counties, and on through the City of London.
The trail passes peaceful water meadows rich in wildlife, historic towns and many lovely villages.
|Witney Lakes and Country Park
Witney Lakes and Meadows is a 37-hectare country park. It offers a picturesque area for recreation, whether taking the dog for a walk around the lake's footpath, rambling through the tranquil landscape or relaxing with a picnic
Bourton has been described as the 'Venice of the Cotswolds'; great shops and tearooms make it an ideal spot for an afternoon stroll.