Whether it’s a relaxing weekend you need or a chance to explore as much as possible, at Slades Farm we know that you will enjoy the local countryside. We have facilities for muddy boots and bikes
WALK with Salisbury Plain less than ½ mile away you can explore on foot with stunning walks on our doorstep across the huge expanse of Salisbury Plain. If you prefer a gentle stroll, the village itself has lots to offer with the local Farm Shop, Three Daggers Inn and the beautiful Edington Priory. We can send local maps to your mobile phone for directions or print one for you!
GUIDED WALKS We offer a range of guided walks between 5-15 km from the farm. These are bookable in advance or during your stay.
Two Top walks
Walk to the Horse! A 10k walk to the top of Westbury White Horse. ( with an optional lift back!)
A shorter walk is also possible.
Kennet and Avon Canal. Walk many parts of this stunning canal including
Caen Hill Locks at Devizes Market town of Bradford on Avon
CYCLE Cyclists have a great opportunity to get away and access the beautiful countryside. Bikes can be stored at Slades Farmhouse and (and cleaned up!) Road cycling around Edington can be a gentle pedal around the country lanes or some serious mileage on the national cycle network.
Off-road cycling is right on our doorstep. We can transfer Google Maps to your mobile device.
Guided off-road cycling is available over a range of distances including:
Westbury White Horse A fabulous way to see the views from the edge of the Plain and to stand at the top of one of Wiltshire’s most famous Landmarks
Imber The abandoned village of Imber is available at certain times of the year only, take advantage of the chance to cycle right across Salisbury Plan into the village.
A charge is made for these please enquire for details.
Looking for a great place to train and some fantastic multi-terrain running? then come and stay for a few days to experience the raw and rugged area of Salisbury Plain. The Imber Ultra race takes place every year in March over a 33-mile route.