With over 5000 Km of footpaths and rights of way the Cotswolds offers great walking country. From Broadway and other local villages numerous trails and circular walks are possible.
For the more ambitious The Cotswold Way, which passes through Broadway, offers just over 100 miles of stunning walking, with long distance views from the Cotswold escarpment.
Other Sporting Activities
Cycling is becoming increasingly popular in the Cotswolds and with many tracks and bridleways there are many opportunities for off-road cycling. Two local cycle hire companies, Cotswolds Country Cycles and Cycle Cotswolds are based in Chipping Campden.
The Cotswolds are also a great place to ride. Two local horse-riding stables are:
Jill Carenza Equestrian – whether an experienced rider or complete novice Jill will have the right horse for you. One to one tuition or group rides from 1 – 5 hours are available.
Bretforton Equestrian Centre – offers riding lessons for all level of riders
If you fancy trying your hand at shooting, clay pigeon or game, facilities are nearby at:
Clay Pigeon Shooting Cotswolds, Mount Pleasant Farm, Childswickham Or Prescott Shooting School, Winchcombe for game and clay pigeon.
Broadway Golf Club is rated as one of the top twenty courses in the South West and is open to visitors as well as members.
For a more relaxed approach Spa facilities are available at nearby hotels, The Lygon Arms in Broadway, Dormy House Hotel, just outside Broadway and Cotswold House Hotel in Chipping Campden.
The villages and towns of Broadway, Chipping Campden, Stow-on-the-Wold, Moreton-in Marsh and Winchcombe offer many independent retailers, art galleries and antique shops as well as numerous cafes and restaurants.
For a greater selection of shops Cheltenham, Stratford-on-Avon and Worcester are within easy reach.
Outlet shopping is available at Gloucester Quays.
There are two supermarkets in Broadway with a greater selection in nearby Evesham.
A comprehensive range of walking and cycling guides is available at the shops at Broadway Tower along with a selection of unusual and inspiring gifts.