Calvert Nature Reserve

Calvert Nature Reserve

Yet another well hidden gem. Quite surprising really considering its basically just down the road and its 2 huge lakes. Calvert Nature reserve was a brilliant walk for us last week or Calvert Jubilee as its known.  Calvert Nature Reserve I’ll be honest with you from the start. Parking is Read more…

Bicester to Launton Walk

Bicester To Launton Walk

The Bicester to Launton walk was a walk we discovered at the beginning of the lock down when we were even more limited for our exercise. I had spotted the footpath sign before and always wondered where it went.  Bicester To Launton Walk  I’m sure many of the people who Read more…

Kirtlington Quarry

Kirtlington Quarry Walk

So I’ve known about Kirtlington quarry for some time now and I’m shocked at myself for taking so long to visit. I had visions of pure danger and Elliot launching him off a cliff face head first. While that is still a possibility it wasn’t as bad as all that. Read more…

Graven Hill Woods

Graven Hill Woods

I’ve always wondered about access to the woods on the top of the hill even before Graven hill estate was built. One thing this lockdown has been good for is doorstep exploration. Graven hill woods has become our favourite doorstep walks now and the kids love it. This land is Read more…

Trow pool Water Tower

Trow Pool Water Tower Walk

Soooo finding walks on our doorstep has been interesting thanks to the twat of a virus. However I must admit I’m shocked at some of the awesome walks we’ve found so close to home. Trow Pool water tower walk being just one of them.   Trow Pool Water Tower Walk Considering Read more…

Farmoor Reservoir

Me and the husbeast visited Farmoor reservoir without the kids. Its not a place to take the kids when its so bloody cold.  We however needed to get our fat arses off the sofa and do a walk. We were getting a bit bored of the 5k blue line and Read more…

Waddesdon in the snow

Windmill Hill ( Waddesdon estate)

Windmill Hill is part of  the Waddesdon estate. Until recently i had no idea it existed.  Although Waddesdon Manor is a national trust site you will not need to be members of the national trust to do this walk. Just keep to the public footpaths and keep and eye out Read more…