Much Wenlock

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Distance: 16 miles (25.7 km)
Ascent: 513 metres
Grade: 58 ()
Allow: 7h 15m to 12h
Start: YHA Coalport
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
Along the picturesque River Severn to Much Wenlock, returning through Shropshire countryside.

Coalport and Ironbridge

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Distance: 4.4 miles (7.1 km)
Ascent: 76 metres
Grade: 19 ()
Allow: 1h 45m to 3h
Start: YHA Coalport
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
This walk passes through lovely countryside and highlights the industrial history of the area.

Broseley

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Distance: 5.9 miles (9.5 km)
Ascent: 191 metres
Grade: 36 ()
Allow: 2h 45m to 4h 30m
Start: YHA Coalport
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk crossing the River Severn to Broseley and returning through a nature reserve.

Sunnyhill and Clunton

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Distance: 10.3 miles (16.6 km)
Ascent: 640 metres
Grade: 49 ()
Allow: 5h 15m to 8h 15m
Start: YHA Clun Mill
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A hilly route through rural Shropshire’s fields and woodland.

Shakespere’s Town

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Distance: 9.5 miles (15.3 km)
Ascent: 17 metres
Grade: 37 ()
Allow: 3h 45m to 6h 30m
Start: YHA Stratford-upon-Avon
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A walk into Stratford-upon-Avon to enjoy the River Avon, Shakespeare attractions and the historic town.

Welcombe Hills

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Distance: 8.3 miles (13.4 km)
Ascent: 98 metres
Grade: 36 ()
Allow: 3h 30m to 5h 45m
Start: YHA Stratford-upon-Avon
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A walk to the Welcombe Hills Obelisk, providing views across Warwickshire.

Alveston

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Distance: 2.1 miles (3.4 km)
Ascent: 8 metres
Grade: 13 ()
Allow: 45m to 1h 30m
Start: YHA Stratford-upon-Avon
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely short walk to the River Avon and around the village of Alveston.

Goodrich Castle

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Distance: 6.1 miles (9.8 km)
Ascent: 218 metres
Grade: 32 ()
Allow: 2h 45m to 4h 30m
Start: YHA Wye Valley
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk to take in the view from Coppet Hill, then on to Goodrich Castle and returning along the River Wye.

Symonds Yat Rock



Distance: 5 miles (8 km)
Ascent: 52 metres
Grade: 20 ()
Allow: 2h to 3h 30m
Start: YHA Wye Valley
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
The route passes through the Wye Valley alongside the River Wye and provides a great view of Symonds Yat Rock.

Dovedale

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Distance: 2.9 miles (4.7 km)
Ascent: 78 metres
Grade: 19 ()
Allow: 1h 15m to 2h
Start: YHA Ilam Hall
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A wander through the White Peak countryside to a stunning riverside stroll.

Manifold Valley and Blore

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Distance: 6.3 miles (10.1 km)
Ascent: 270 metres
Grade: 38 ()
Allow: 3h to 4h 45m
Start: YHA Ilam Hall
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk through parkland, farmland and alongside the river with panoramic views of the southern Peak District.
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