Peterborough to Ramsey

Starting in the centre of the city of Peterborough, the Trail explores the north western edge of the Cambridgeshire Fens, ending in the strategically important town of Ramsey. The route is described in three parts:

Peterborough to Yaxley – via Stanground and Farcet

Yaxley to Sawtry – via Stilton, Holme and Conington

Sawtry to Ramsey – via Woodwalton, Great Raveley, Upwood and Ramsey Heights

Extract from the 5 metre contour map showing the Peterborough to Ramsey section.

Map showing contours (height above sea level)

Yellow = 5 metres

Red = 10 metres

Blue = Major water channels

Peterborough to Ramsey showing the contours and geology. For a key to the geology see the British Geological Survey map viewer.

© Cambridgeshire Geological Society