Trail Guides

Trail Guides

A series of trail guides which explore the
diversity of Oxfordshire’s geology, Earth
Heritage and landscape.

There are currently eight OGT trail guides. From leisurely strolls around towns and villages, to pleasant countryside walks, you can use these guides independently to explore Oxfordshire’s fascinating Earth Heritage. We even have some virtual tours of our trails, so you can get a taster before you go!

A trail around the town with its unique rocks and fossils.


A rural walk taking in beautiful landscapes.

A city trail showing how local rock is used in Oxford’s building stones.

Discover Stonesfield’s fascinating prehistoric past.

Explore the geology underpinning Oxfordshire’s famous landmark.

A short stroll exploring this characteristic ironstone village.

Click here to view the PDF: adderbury_trail

A circular walk taking in a classic Cotswold town and its surrounding landscape.

Find out how the Cotswold landscape is dictated by its underlying geology.

You can buy the trail guides from tourist information centres, shops, museums and online at The guides are priced at £2 each.
Alternatively, you can contact us and we'll post one over to you.