This is a lovely little walk around Balby Doncaster’s outskirts is 5km (3mile) with options to extend it around iPort lakes. In Winter, bring your wellies and explore Balby, Loversall and iPort area of Doncaster. It’s great for the whole family and if you’re a keen birder, then bring your binoculars; the wildlife around iPort lakes is becoming increasing diverse as the ponds mature and attract migrants, especially during the winter months.
Distance: 5km / 3miles (options to extend it)
Time: ~1 hr 20mins
Parking: It’s lockdown – you should be walking from your doorstep!
If you’re reading this and it’s not lockdown, you can park at Tesco Extra (Balby), Loversall Village or residential streets around Woodfield Way. Please park considerately.
Who’s it for: Everyone with a pair of wellies or if it’s been dry, trainers will be fine. It’s not suitable for buggies.
1.Starting in Balby Doncaster, at the top end of Woodfield Way at Tesco end, cut through the Dominion playground and under the disused railway line bridge and head up the farm track (Hall Baulk Lane) to the main road (A60). Once at the main road, take a left turn and head over the A1 motorway. Once across the bridge, take the next left which brings you into Loversall village.