Route 10 - Blaby, Countesthorpe, Whetstone, Cosby, Littlethorpe

Route 10 - Blaby and the district


  • Blaby
  • Countesthorpe
  • Whetstone
  • Cosby
  • Littlethorpe

Leaflet PDF

You can download a PDF version of the Route 10 leaflet.

You can also obtain a physical version of the leaflet. Locations TBA.

Details of the route:

Distance: 8.8 miles or 14.1 kilometres.

Transport: The car parks in Blaby town centre are ideal for parking your car or use the convenient Arriva 84 or 85 Services from Leicester.

Summary: Route 10 is another that offers a fantastic tour of some of the district's most beautiful villages mixed with walks through idyllic countryside but close to amenities. While you enjoy this pleasant walk, enjoy a bite to eat with various options as you walk whilst you learn about the surprisingly varied history of Blaby and Whetstone.

Further Information

This series of heritage walks have been designed to inspire walking across the District – we hope that you enjoy them. We welcome feedback and you can get in touch with us by emailing The walk uses footpaths, bridleways, permissive paths and some roads. Please respect the landowner’s property and stay on the indicated paths. Please follow the countryside code. Take care when walking on roads and follow the Highway Code for pedestrians. You are advised to use the route in conjunction with the OS map for the area. This guide has been created with funds from the European Regional Development Fund and HM Government.

Find this walk, all 12 heritage trails and more on the GoJauntly app. Simple photo guides help you navigate while nifty tips point out things of interest and places to eat.

Last updated 21 March 2022