We walked the length of the canal from Bristol in easy stages. A real nice walk we saw plenty of wildlife on our way. If you enjoy a good walk but have never walked a long distance path this is an easy one to start with.
The beautiful canal flows through the centre of Reading and makes the town a much more pleasant place. It's a haven for wild life and it is cleaned regularly too, It's lovely to walk along the canal and enjoy seeing the boats.
I have done a lot of canal boating. I have also helped with renovation and restoration. I was also professionally involved in the rebuilding of a bridge and was able to steer the County Council away from the modern design to something more traditional. The Kennet and Avon passes through the centre of Reading and it is only recently that... 更多
Lovely walk along the canal from the Thames by Tesco Reading to the town centre. Several places along the tow path to eat or drink, inside or out.
Cycled Bath to Reading in May 2016. I can't recommend it enough. Really enjoyable and so relaxing to be out in the countryside without all the distractions of everyday life.
When you tire of the shops go outside the Orical and your walk begins. You are soon out among the trees and the toe path is nicely maintained. This is up to the right Go left and it is more industrial but you can do it as a circlular walk!!
We regularly use the canal path to walk into central reading as the kids love to feed the birds. There is a huge colony of swans that live/stay near the gasometer, there are also many other species of birds. There are a number of pubs if you want to have a sit/drink and watch the world go by. The path... 更多