Spa Trail

tor_smallWalk, cycle or ride the Spa Trail on 3 miles of flat, surfaced path/bridleway along the mid-section of the old Horncastle to Woodhall Junction railway line and part of the Horncastle Canal.

Viking ship sculpture

The Spa Trail

This easy, traffic free route is ideal for wheelchair users and families with young children and pushchairs.

This trail, part of the Viking Way long distance footpath, passes through woods and rolling countryside. Sculptures made from wood, stone and metal are scattered along the way, reflecting local wildlife and links with the past.

Access Points:

You can join the trail at these access points. Limited car parking is available.

Sandy Lane, Woodhall Spa. Situated off the B1191. 2 miles from Woodhall Spa village centre.


Old Crossing Keeper's house

Martin. Situated near Martin bridge on the B1191 between Woodhall Spa and Horncastle.

Thornton Lodge, near Horncastle. Situated on the minor road off the A153. 1.25 miles south of Horncastle town centre.

Walkers can continue by public footpath into Woodhall Spa and Horncastle.

Visit the web page devoted to the other traffic free route - the Water Rail Way