Walking, Cycling & Running

Map of Barby & Onley

Rights of Way

There are numerous Rights of Way within the Parish. These can be seen on the Northamptonshire Rights of Way map which can be viewed in a new window by either clicking on the map on the left or here. The map is fully interactive and shows Footpaths, Bridleways and Byways - by clicking on the "+" button you can see greater detail including the identification number of each right of way. If you have any issues to report on any of the rights of way please contact the Footpath Warden, Sandy Tocher on 01788 891968.

A long distance footpath -the Jurassic Way skirts the southern Parish boundary. This path follows a band of Jurassic Limestone for a total of 88 miles from Banbury (Oxfordshire) to Stamford (Lincolnshire).

Walking, Cycling and Running Routes

Numerous routes around Barby and the surrounding area are shown in detail on the website www.walkjogrun.net/ and four of them are shown below. Clicking on the heading will open the detailed routes in the walkjogrun website. For more suggestions on walking routes in Northamptonshire go to http://www.walkinginnorthants.co.uk/walks.php


Barby Figure of Eight

Distance 5.8 miles
Total Ascent 259 feet
Total Descent 282 feet

Route of Barby Figure of Eight

Barby Kilsby Circular

Distance 3.74 miles
Total Ascent 207 feet
Total Descent 166 feet 

Barby Kilsby Circular Route 

Barby, Kilsby, Crick & Yelvertoft

Distance 18.83 miles
Total Ascent 301 feet
Total Descent 391 feet

Barby, Kilsby, crick & Yelvertoft Route 

Tour of Northamptonshire Villages

Distance 49.49 miles
Total Ascent 789 feet
Total Descent 685 feet

Tour of Northamptonshire Village Route