Active Rutland Walking and Cycling Festival 2019

Saturday 18th May - Friday 31st May 2019

Sport and physical activity is an important part of all our lives but keeping active can be difficult. The Walking and Cycling Festival which launches on Saturday 18th May involves fun, friendly walking and cycling based physical activities, designed for individuals and families to move more often.

The two weeks will see over 30 sessions for all ages and abilities to try including country walks, mountain bike ride, electric bike demo day and much more! It's a perfect opportunity to meet new people with similar interests, explore different areas across the historic county, whilst witnessing the breath taking views of the countryside.

Rutland Round: Saturday 18th May – Friday 24th May 2019

The Rutland Round kick starts the first week of the Walking and Cycling Festival covering 65 miles over 7 days. Walk the county boundary, occasionally delving in to see beautiful market towns and Rutland Water. Whether you would like to take part on one day or the whole week, please book your place by clicking on the link below.

Walking and Cycling Week: Saturday 25th May – Friday 31st May 2019

The second week of the festival includes a number of walking and cycling based activities across the county which are suitable for all ages and abilities. There are lots of activities to choose from to get out and about with your family, friends or on your own, everyone is welcome. Just turn up and take part, no booking required.

It's a perfect opportunity to meet new people with similar interests, explore different areas across the county and refreshments are available on many of the walks and rides.

Please note most walks allow well behaved dogs on leads however please call 01572 720936 to check beforehand.


Download the programme below to find out about lots of exciting activities you can get involved in. If you would like a hardcopy sending out, please send your details to


In order to build on the festival each year, we rely on your feedback to make the next festival even better. Please could you kindly support us in developing this annual festival further by completing the below survey, which should take no longer than 5 minutes.

Danielle Adams

Active Rutland Officer

Rutland County Council

Rutland County Council
LE15 6HP
01572 720936 / 07765 770930

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