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Footpaths & Walks

The footpaths shown here are public rights of way but please remember to follow the country code when using them.

The preservation of our public rights of way is the main aim of the Lincolnshire Fieldpaths Association and Ramblers Association. For more information about these organisations and others of interest to walkers click on the links below:


If you find a fieldpath has been obstructed please report it, giving the location and number of the path to the Director of Highways & Planning at Lincolnshire County Council on 01522 552222.

Follow the Country Code

  • Enjoy the countryside, respect its life and work.
  • Keep dogs under close control at all times.
  • Keep to public paths across farmland.
  • Use gates and styles to cross fences, hedges and wall and fasten all gates.
  • Leave livestock, crops and machinery alone.
  • Do not make any unnecessary noise.
  • Protect wildlife, plants and trees.
  • Take special care on country roads.
  • Guard against all risks of fire.
  • Help to keep all water clean.
  • Take your litter home.

Click the links below for maps:

Three circular walks of 10½, 6½ and 5km (6½, 4 and 3 miles) - Please note that the permissive footpaths between points 3 & 4 and 7 & 8 on Walk 1 are currently closed.
Welton to Hackthorn
Welton to Dunholme Footpath 169
Welton to Dunholme Footpath 57
Welton to Mill Lane 
Welton to Horncastle Lane

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