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,…

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.

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.

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.

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.

Berwick walls and castles

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Distance: 3.3 miles (5.3 km)
Ascent: 104 metres
Grade: 17 ()
Allow: 1h 30m to 2h 15m
Start: YHA Berwick upon Tweed
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
The route passes many of Berwick-upon-Tweed’s historical attractions and gives an excellent overview of the town’s complex past.

Friars Crag

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Distance: 2.8 miles (4.5 km)
Ascent: 56 metres
Grade: 16 ()
Allow: 1h 15m to 1h 45m
Start: YHA Keswick
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A pleasant route through the town, parks and along the shores of Derwent Water.

Swanborough Hill and Lewes

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Distance: 12.6 miles (20.3 km)
Ascent: 322 metres
Grade: 49 ()
Allow: 5h 30m to 9h 15m
Start: YHA South Downs
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A varied route with stunning views from the South Downs Way before passing through historic Lewes and then back alongside the peaceful Ouse.

Firle Beacon, Cuckmere Haven

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Distance: 20.3 miles (32.7 km)
Ascent: 405 metres
Grade: 72 ()
Allow: 8h 45m to 14h -1m
Start: YHA South Downs
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A stunning long route with amazing views, beautiful rivers, coast path and interesting towns.

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

West Runton

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Distance: 5.9 miles (9.5 km)
Ascent: 182 metres
Grade: 31 ()
Allow: 2h 45m to 4h 15m
Start: YHA Sheringham
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely route with great views and coast path, then back through the town.

Beeston Bump

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Distance: 2.9 miles (4.7 km)
Ascent: 80 metres
Grade: 20 ()
Allow: 1h 15m to 2h
Start: YHA Sheringham
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking
A lovely route through commons to the seafront and back through the town.

Shoreham-by-Sea

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Distance: 13.1 miles (21.1 km)
Ascent: 322 metres
Grade: 50 ()
Allow: 5h 45m to 9h 30m
Start: YHA Truleigh Hill
Region:

YHA Festival of Walking

From the top of the South Downs to Shoreham Harbour with planes, trains and quirky boats.

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