Gateway Walks - Followng Woods and Mills - Market Rasen - Short Walk

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  • Duration Approx 2 hours

A circular walks of 3 ½ miles from Market Rasen heading through woods and fields towards the Wolds.

  • Distance: 3½ miles (5½km)
  • Time: Approx 2 hours at a leisurely pace.
  • Parking: Car park in John Street, Market Rasen – Grid ref: TF 106 890 Postcode LN8 3HH
  • Terrain: Good footpaths and bridleways which can be very muddy at times. Some verge walking. Gentle climbs.
  • Toilets: John Street Market Rasen; Memorial Hall, Tealby (obtain key from shop).
  • Stiles: Some.Many are stock proof and therefore may be difficult for some dogs.

Looking after the Wolds - The Lincolnshire Wolds Countryside Service works in partnership with the Lincolnshire Wolds Joint Advisory Committee and other groups and individuals to help protect, enhance and raise awareness of this nationally protected landscape. For more information about the Wolds, please visit the Lincolnshire Wolds AONB website.

Step by step instructions
  1. Let's set off!
  2. 1

    Start at the car park in John Street, Market Rasen. Leave the car park by the John Street entrance and turn right.

  3. 2

    At the end, cross the main road into the Market Place. Go into the churchyard and follow the path to the left. Turn right, and then first left into Church Street. At the T-junction, turn left and continue to the end.

  4. 3

    Cross straight over the road to go down the footpath at the side of Waterloo House. Follow the path past the floodwater storage area.

  5. 4

    As you continue on this path, ahead of you is Hamilton Hill and Willington Woods. The footpath continues straight across a field and through the woods.

  6. 5

    At the junction where 5 paths meet under telegraphs poles, take the second left woodland path which is marked as a permissive path. Continue until you each Tealby Road.

  7. 6

    Turn left and return to Market rasen using the footpath along side the road.

  8. You made it! Well done.