Oundle is a historic market town on the River Nene in Northamptonshire. In the town there are a range of independent shops, cafes and pubs. There are numerous leisure and wildlife opportunities as well as many picturesque villages and important historical sites nearby. Keep up to date with local events at www.oundle.info.
Take a look at the Nene Valley website. It offers an extensive resource of footpaths and bridleway routes which will allow you to plan anything from short walks to a full day's hike and you can download a range of maps to help you find your way.