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Walks and cycle routes

Explore North Herts using these walking and cycle routes. You can find routes which cater for all abilities on the Countryside Management Service website.


Hitchin Outer Orbital Path (HOOP)

The HOOP allows you to explore the history of Hitchin and surrounding villages.

Great Ashby Woodland Walk

This walk leads you around the Great Ashby Estate, taking in five woodlands managed by us.

The Hicca Way

The Hicca Way follows the River Hiz Valley and has three different routes.

The Hicca Way Guide


North Herts has urban and countryside cycle routes for all ages and abilities to enjoy. The Countryside Management Service has leaflets for local routes.