Leapgate Old Railway Line

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Leapgate Old Railway Line


The old railway line has changed little since the last train passed through over twenty years ago. Sometimes you are in a deep cutting walking below exposed sandstone rocks, other times you walk on an embankment above the surrounding countryside looking down on the rolling landscape.




Opening Times
Open daily, 24 hour pedestrian, bike and horse access. Admission is Free
Site Location

Longboat Lane, DY13 8AE. Starting on the eastern edge of Stourport-on-Severn by the canal, passing by Wilden Top, to the A449. Grid Reference: 845719.

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Accessibility Information
  • There is no parking at the site
  • Some access points have steep long flights of steps, others have ramps. 
  • The Canal end of the site is suitable for access by wheel chair, pushchair and small mobility scooter. The motorbike barrier would restrict larger mobility scooters
  • The site is flat and parts of the route are surfaced with rolled stone. It is suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs

Ordnance Survey Maps Explorer 218
Site Facilities
On site walking

On site

Cycle parking


Horse riding


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