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Ruff guide to Hicks Lodge
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Find out about me, my owner and my favourite place for a walk in Hicks Lodge, as well as great dog friendly places to eat and sleep near by.

Brandy the dog from Hicks Lodge

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  My owner and me

As an English Springer Spaniel, I have lots of energy I need to burn – all the time. I am only 21 months, so I love exploring the woods with my owner, community ranger Sallie.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite treat

Chunks of venison. YUM!

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Best trick

Helping to collect recycling (for treats of course, I wasn’t born yesterday!).

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Arch rival

It has to be the hoover. I’m really not a fan. It's just too noisy.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite places for a walk

I love walking in Newfields Wood and the planting field.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Water stops

I often stop for water just outside the cafe.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Other useful information

The cafe sells yummy doggie treats, which I get when I've been extra good. I'm told they sell scrumptious cakes too, but I'm not allowed any of those! You can visit Hicks Lodge for more information about what's available on site.

Dog friendly places to stay

Ravenstone Guest House - 3.34 miles away

Church Lane Farmhouse, Church Lane, Ravenstone, Coalville, Leicestershire LE67 2AE
Tel: 01530 810536

Stables Lodge (Sleeps 4 to 5) - 10.38 miles away

Grassy Lane, Burnaston Derbyshire DE65 6LN
Tel: 01332 510000

Garendon Park Hotel - 10.43 miles away

92 Leicester Road, Leicestershire LE11 2AQ
Tel: 01509 236557  

BEST WESTERN Nottingham Derby - 11.94 miles away

Bostock Lane, Long Eaton, Nottinghamshire NG10 4EP
Tel: 0115 9460000

Hipsley Farm Cottages (Sleeps 2 to 6) - 12.12 miles away

Hipsley Lane, Hurley, Atherstone, Warwickshire CV9 2HS
Tel: 01827 872437

Dog friendly places to eat

The Queen's Head - 4.69 miles away

2 Long Street, Belton, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 9TP
Tel: 01530 222359

The Swan in the Rushes - 9.98 miles away

21 The Rushes, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 5BE
Tel: 01509 217014

The Wheatsheaf Inn - 10.38 miles away

Brand Hill, Woodhouse Eaves, Leicestershire LE12 8SS
Tel: 01509 890320

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What's Here?

  • Barbeque
  • Cycling
  • Dogs
  • Horse riding
  • Ancient Monuments
  • Orienteering
  • Parking (chargeable)
  • Picnic
  • Walking
  • Visitor centre
  • Toliets


OS Grid ref: SK 329155
Postcode: LE65 2UP

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