Family walk on Oxford Canal

Are you in need of recharging?

Our canals and rivers offer spaces on your doorstep to relax and reconnect when we need them the most.

Explore the beautiful sights of the Oxford Canal on this jaunt and stop off at Oxford Castle and a children’s play area along the way.

Parent and child walking along towpath beside canal Parent and child walking along towpath

Go Jauntly have curated five new family-friendly walking routes across the UK which have been designed to help you not only connect with nature but the wondering Canal & River Trust waterways too. There’s no better time to walk these routes than summer, so get your shoes on, grab the kids and maybe a picnic and be on your way.

Start point: Oxford Station
End point: Oxford Station
4.6km / 1h 30min

Map of the walk

map of Oxford walk

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