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,…

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
Region:

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…

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Weston

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Distance: 12.1 miles (19.5 km)
Ascent: 751 metres
Grade: 55 ()
Allow: 6h 15m to 9h 45m
Start: YHA Beer
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A challenging walk with fabulous views, diverse terrain and empty beaches which follows the South West Coast Path before passing through Devon villages on the way back to Beer.

Moira and Donisthorpe

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Distance: 3.2 miles (5.1 km)
Ascent: 50 metres
Grade: 18 ()
Allow: 1h 45m to 2h 15m
Start: YHA National Forest
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A gentle walk through the National Forest and along the Ashby canal.

Picton

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Distance: 4.4 miles (7.1 km)
Ascent: 28 metres
Grade: 20 ()
Allow: 1h 45m to 1h 45m
Start: YHA Chester Trafford Hall
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A gentle walk across fields and along country lanes.

Alcombe

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Distance: 2.2 miles (3.5 km)
Ascent: 125 metres
Grade: 22 ()
Allow: 1h to 1h 45m
Start: YHA Minehead
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A pleasant route across Alcombe Common and to the village.

Scalby

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Distance: 5.8 miles (9.3 km)
Ascent: 98 metres
Grade: 30 ()
Allow: 2h 30m to 4h 15m
Start: YHA Scarborough
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely wander around the outskirts of Scalby village and to the coast.

Stanage Edge and High Neb

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Distance: 7 miles (11.3 km)
Ascent: 366 metres
Grade: 51 ()
Allow: 3h 15m to 5h 30m
Start: YHA Hathersage
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A walk leading through meadows and natural woodland to the cliffs of Stanage Edge and High Neb.

Hope and Castleton

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Distance: 4.4 miles (7.1 km)
Ascent: 74 metres
Grade: 24 ()
Allow: 1h 45m to 3h 15m
Start: YHA Castleton Losehill Hall
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely walk across the fields to Hope and back along the river to explore picturesque Castleton.

Tarn Hows

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Distance: 7.2 miles (11.6 km)
Ascent: 303 metres
Grade: 38 ()
Allow: 3h 30m to 5h 30m
Start: YHA Hawkshead
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
This walk heads to the stunning Tarn Hows before passing through picturesque Hawkshead.

Eyam and Stoney Middleton

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Distance: 5.2 miles (8.4 km)
Ascent: 393 metres
Grade: 35 ()
Allow: 2h 45m to 4h
Start: YHA Eyam
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
An interesting and undulating walk with two loops from the historic village of Eyam

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.
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