Circular walk in Mendip Hill

Walk through Rowberrow Warren which is a beautiful woodland, set on a hillside with large paths.

Technical sheet
No. 2167872
A Shipham walk posted on 09/06/19 by Aurelie-21. Update : 05/08/19
Calculated time Calculated time: 2h10[?]
Distance Distance : 3.91mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 561ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 548ft
Highest point Highest point : 883ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 433ft
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Shipham
Starting point Starting point : N 51.320913° / W 2.790463°
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Path View of the plain


Use car park facing the Swan Inn.

(D/A) The walk starts in School Lane. Walk until the paved road split and turn on the second path on your left.

(1) When the path splits, take the path on your right and then, take the wide path that goes up and straight.

(2) Follow the path on the left. At the first intersection, keep going straight to the second intersection where you'll go right and right again at the next intersection.

(3) Take the first path on your left which goes down. This part of the walk might be really muddy and therefore slippery.

(4) Turn right.

(5) Look for a small path on your left and take it. After a few meters, you will walk along with a small water court.

(6) Turn right on the path that climbs to the West Mendip Way. When you're at the top, go right and walk down. The path will join a paved road. Follow it until you reach the car park (D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. mi 0 - Car park
1 : mi 0.64 - alt. mi 0.64
2 : mi 0.99 - alt. mi 0.99
3 : mi 1.79 - alt. mi 1.79
4 : mi 2.09 - alt. mi 2.09
5 : mi 2.58 - alt. mi 2.58
6 : mi 3.14 - alt. mi 3.14
D/A : mi 3.91 - alt. mi 3.91 - Car park

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