This is an ideal spot for couples and families, those interested in walking and bird watching. The Grand union canal which leads to Foxton Locks a busy tourist attraction can be accessed via a short walk along country lanes. There are many local footpaths you can explore on foot including the Welland Valley Way starting in Market Harborough. You can also find golf, riding, fishing and gliding locally.

It is within easy reach by car of a number of tourist attractions including: The National Space centre in Leicester, Warwick Castle, Rockingham Castle, Althorp House, Kelmarsh Hall, Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome, Northampton & Lamport Railway, Market Harborough Museum, The Naseby Battlefield Trail to name but a few.