Midhurst – South Pond

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Distance: 1 miles (1.6 km)
Ascent: 13 metres
Grade: 9 ()
Allow: 30m to 45m
Start: Midhurst North Street Car Park
Region:

Cowdray ruins

Midhurst is a charming West Sussex town in the Heart of the South Downs National Park. With castle ruins, historic buildings and waterways, a local museum, the South Downs visitor centre and lovely shops and places to eat and drink,…

Chee Dale Stepping Stones

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Distance: 2.2 miles (3.5 km)
Ascent: 122 metres
Grade: 29 ()
Allow: 1h 15m to 1h 45m
Start: Millers Dale Car Park
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Chee Valley Stepping Stones

This route includes part of the Monsal Trail, former railway line, and starts and finishes at the Millers Dale car park which has a lovely cafe and public toilets in the old station – with the platforms intact.  Leave the…

Tissington Trail, Hartington to Heathcote

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Distance: 2.1 miles (3.4 km)
Ascent: 27 metres
Grade: 20 ()
Allow: 45m to 1h 15m
Start: Hartington Old Station Car Park
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View towards Hand Dale

A lovely route from Hartington’s old railway station. Payment required for the car park, there are toilets and a lovely takeaway in the old signal box selling drinks, ice-creams and a selection of food. The route begins on the Tissington…

Rhossili Down

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Distance: 3.9 miles (6.3 km)
Ascent: 219 metres
Grade: 31 ()
Allow: 2h to 3h
Start: Worms Head Car Park, Rhossili
Region:

Rhossili Down
Set in the Gower AONB this is a lovely walk with stunning views from the Wales Coast Path and Rhossili Down.

Chartwell, National Trust

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Distance: 2.3 miles (3.7 km)
Ascent: 127 metres
Grade: 21 ()
Allow: 1h to 1h 45m
Start: Chartwell, Westerham
Region:

Walking Pace Chartwell
Set in the Kent Downs AONB this is a lovely walk around the grounds of the home of Winston Churchill

Aldeburgh

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Distance: 5.3 miles (8.5 km)
Ascent: 12 metres
Grade: 24 ()
Allow: 2h to 3h 45m
Start: Aldeburgh Fort Green Car Park
Region:

Walking Pace Aldeburgh
Set in the Suffolk Coast and Heaths AONB this is a delightful walk from Aldeburgh following the River Alde, then along the High Street and seafront.

Grantchester

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Distance: 6.7 miles (10.8 km)
Ascent: 21 metres
Grade: 26 ()
Allow: 2h 30m to 4h 15m
Start: YHA Cambridge
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
An interesting route along the river, through meadows and back along the guided busway.

Hurlstone Point

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Distance: 15.4 miles (24.8 km)
Ascent: 776 metres
Grade: 63 ()
Allow: 7h 30m to 11h
Start: YHA Minehead
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A rewarding walk through woodland, picturesque villages, open moorland with coastal views, and the town of Minehead.

Moira Furnace and Measham

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Distance: 9 miles (14.5 km)
Ascent: 180 metres
Grade: 39 ()
Allow: 3h 45m to 6h 30m
Start: YHA National Forest
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk through woodlands and countryside with industrial remnants.

Moira and Boothorpe

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Distance: 6.5 miles (10.5 km)
Ascent: 112 metres
Grade: 35 ()
Allow: 2h 45m to 4h 45m
Start: YHA National Forest
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk through the National Forest with lakes, woods and industrial history

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.

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.

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.

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.

Gardens and Parks

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Distance: 3.1 miles (5 km)
Ascent: 19 metres
Grade: 11 ()
Allow: 1h to 1h 45m
Start: YHA Cambridge
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A short walk for many, but with botanic gardens, a children’s play park and pool, punting and excellent pubs on offer, it could be a whole a day out.

City and Colleges

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Distance: 4.2 miles (6.8 km)
Ascent: 12 metres
Grade: 14 ()
Allow: 1h 30m to 1h 30m
Start: YHA Cambridge
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A great walk with historic buildings, academic institutions, museums, waterways and shopping.

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.

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.

Around Jordans

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Distance: 3.7 miles (6 km)
Ascent: 76 metres
Grade: 20 ()
Allow: 1h 30m to 2h 30m
Start: YHA Jordans
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A wander through the lanes and paths around Jordans.

Axbridge

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Distance: 4.6 miles (7.4 km)
Ascent: 27 metres
Grade: 18 ()
Allow: 1h 45m to 3h
Start: YHA Cheddar
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely route along an old railway line to a picturesque town and back along quiet country lanes.

Cheddar Gorge

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Distance: 4.7 miles (7.6 km)
Ascent: 357 metres
Grade: 39 ()
Allow: 2h 30m to 4h
Start: YHA Cheddar
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A stunning route around Cheddar Gorge and back through the village.
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