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Walking English Bicknor ( Download : )
distance 3.55mi Vertical gain +499ft Vertical drop -528ft Durée 2h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in English Bicknor - Gloucestershire

Dramatic cliffs, superb views and riverside walking with a wrapping of internationally protected woodlands and sprinkling of industrial ruins.

Walking Mills, Hills and Manors ( Download : )
distance 5.02mi Vertical gain +945ft Vertical drop -938ft Durée 3h10 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Walford - Herefordshire

Through woodlands on tracks and pathways climbing to the ancient Chase Hill iron age hill fort with fine views to Goodrich Castle and the Wye Valley.

Cabtree Hill and Woorgreens Lake
distance 4.59mi Vertical gain +207ft Vertical drop -197ft Durée 2h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Cinderford - Gloucestershire

This circular walk in the forest of Dean provides a good way to discover paths and tracks along a section of Gloucestershire Way and Woorgreens Nature Reserve.

Walking Head for the Hillforts ( Download : )
distance 7.72mi Vertical gain +1283ft Vertical drop -1257ft Durée 4h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in English Bicknor - Gloucestershire

Follow in the footsteps of the Wye Tourists down to the Wye. Cross the river at the Biblins visiting Little Doward Hillfort, King Arthur’s Cave and New Weir Forge. Return on the hand ferry at Symonds Yat West.

Walking Symonds Yat ( Download : )
distance 2.85mi Vertical gain +69ft Vertical drop -75ft Durée 1h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Whitchurch - Herefordshire

A circular walk on good surfaces, mainly level along the beautiful Wye Valley at Symonds Yat.

Walking Wimberry from Mile End ( Download : )
distance 2.69mi Vertical gain +282ft Vertical drop -279ft Durée 1h30 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Coleford (Gloucestershire) - Gloucestershire

Starting at Mile End in the Forest of Dean visit the magical old quarries that have been reclaimed by nature. If you mooch about here you may find an old WW2 firing range used by the home guard. Continue down the valley where you may see old mines, then turn sharp right by a high old stone wall. The narrow path takes you back up to Perch Enclosure with magnificent pine trees. Take the loop around, past the old campsite and back onto the track where you started.

Speech House Lake and New Fancy Colliery Screens
distance 5.33mi Vertical gain +312ft Vertical drop -299ft Durée 2h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in West Dean (Gloucestershire) - Gloucestershire

This circular walk uses well-marked paths and track across the Forest of Dean where you will discover a beautiful lake and an old colliery site on your way!

Mallards Pike Lake and Staple-edge Wood
distance 5.39mi Vertical gain +449ft Vertical drop -453ft Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in West Dean (Gloucestershire) - Gloucestershire

This circular walk from Mallards Pike Lake provides a good way to discover preserved Staple-edge Hill using tracks and paths in Staple-edge Wood.

Walking May Hill and Newent Woods ( Download : )
May Hill and Newent Woods
distance 4.63mi Vertical gain +699ft Vertical drop -699ft Durée 2h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Aston Ingham - Herefordshire

This circular walk first leads to a great viewpoint from May Hill before you follow a section of Wysis Way and quiet paths in Newent Woods.

Oakenhill Wood and Moseley Green from Parkend
distance 3.74mi Vertical gain +269ft Vertical drop -276ft Durée 1h55 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in West Dean (Gloucestershire) - Gloucestershire

This peaceful circular walk in Oakenhill Woods uses paths and tracks in this preserved area where you could see wildlife.

Walking Puddingstone and pub trail ( Download : )
distance 3.37mi Vertical gain +623ft Vertical drop -620ft Durée 2h05 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Trellech United - Monmouthshire

A walk uncovering Penallt’s hidden millstone industry. With some steep steps, uphill sections and uneven paths. Best enjoyed in spring and early summer when the bluebells and wildflower meadows are at their peak. This walk takes you to a millstone quarry, to the riverside where millstones were loaded onto trows and passes two pubs where you can enjoy a glass of local cider!

distance 6.67mi Vertical gain +1122ft Vertical drop -1129ft Durée 4h05 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Trellech United - Monmouthshire

A route through woodland on clear wide tracks.

distance 4.54mi Vertical gain +292ft Vertical drop -246ft Durée 2h20 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Hentland - Herefordshire

The walk descends through beautiful parkland beneath Pengethley Manor Hotel, originating from the 16th century, to Hentland Church and through to Hoarwithy, where there’s a public house with a shop and post office.

Walking Wordsworth Walk ( Download : )
distance 2.05mi Vertical gain +663ft Vertical drop -653ft Durée 1h30 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Trellech United - Monmouthshire

Through riverside meadows and along village tracks, climbing in the footsteps of William Wordsworth to the Bread and Cheese viewpoint and Cleddon Shoots waterfall.

Walking Trellech Beacon ( Download : )
distance 3.12mi Vertical gain +348ft Vertical drop -341ft Durée 1h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Trellech United - Monmouthshire

A circular route on Trellech Beacon with stunning views to the Wye Valley below and the Forest of Dean, Malverns and Cotswolds in the distance.

distance 6.77mi Vertical gain +381ft Vertical drop -669ft Durée 3h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Little Dewchurch - Herefordshire

Linear walk from Little Dewchurch through rich red sandstone country to one of Herefordshire’s finest Victorian churches at Hoarwithy. The walk passes through King’s Caple to the Wye at Sellack Bridge and onward to Upper Grove Common and finally across fields to Peterstow. Mostly on paths with some country lanes.

Walking Whitestone ( Download : )
distance 2.06mi Vertical gain +223ft Vertical drop -203ft Durée 1h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Trellech United - Monmouthshire

There is a gentle uphill incline near the start of this mainly level woodland walk. There are stunning views down into the Wye Valley and a stop at the waterfall that may have been the sounding cataract, in Wordsworth’s ‘Lines written a few miles above Tintern Abbey’.

distance 14.44mi Vertical gain +1355ft Vertical drop -1345ft Durée 7h50 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Trellech United - Monmouthshire

Explore our fabulous Monmouthshire countryside. Enjoy riverside views beside the Wye and discover hidden heritage along the way.

Walking Brockweir ( Download : )
distance 2.33mi Vertical gain +69ft Vertical drop -66ft Durée 1h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Tintern - Monmouthshire

A figure of eight walk centred on the delightful village of Brockweir. The walk is mainly level along the Wye Valley on old railway tracks, the riverbank and minor roads, part in Wales and part in Gloucestershire.