Louth - Hubbard's Hills

Description

Hubbard's Hills is a picturesque valley with the River Lud flowing through it. This route follows the valley floor beside the river. 

Distance

A linear route of 1.2 miles (1.9 km) there and back

Starting point
Crowtree Lane
Louth
LN11 0QW
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Accessibility and suitability

There are two entrances for Hubbard's Hills:

  • the north entrance, which is located along Crowtree Lane
  • the south entrance, which is located along Halfpenny Lane

The north entrance car park consists of compacted stone with loose stones. It is on a slope and a charge applies.

The south entrance car park is tarmacked and level. There is no charge for this car park.

The path surfaces are mostly tarmac or concrete. The route is mostly level with some slopes.

  • Steepest uphill section: 1:8 (12%) for a distance of 84m
  • Steepest downhill section: 1:8 (12%) for a distance of 84m 
  • Narrowest point: 90cm at entrance gate at south entrance. All paths are at least one metre wide
  • Greatest cross slope: 1:8 (12%) for a distance of 10m
Facilities available on this walk
  • refreshments available at Hubbard's Hills and Louth
  • nearest toilets located at the north entrance of Hubbard's Hills
Features of this walk
  • Countryside for All
  • wildlife interest
  • woodland
Map of starting point
Further Information