Shugborough from Milford

Introduction to Walk 1802

Photo from the walk - Shugborough from Milford

Region - Cannock Chase

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 250 feet / 76 metres

Grade - easy

This Staffordshire walk visits Shugborough, the home of the former Earls of Lichfield. The route also includes a section through Cannock Chase and lengthy section of canal towpath.

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Walk Description

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Cannock Chase from Milford
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Walk 2911
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Seven Springs, Little Haywood, Shugborough & Milford
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Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 2111
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Milford, Seven Springs, Little Haywood & Shugborough
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Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 1370
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Sherbrook Valley from the Punch Bowl, Milford
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Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 2023
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The Cannock Chase War Trail
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Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2199
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Brocton from Walton-on-the-Hill
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 2443
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Tixall from St Thomas Priory near Stafford
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Walk 1394
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Bednall & Acton Trussell from near Stafford
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Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 1324
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Glacial Boulder & Sherbrook from Chase Road Corner
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 1413
2.3 miles / 3.7 km away
Sherbrook, Stepping Stones & Freda's Memorial
Grade - easy
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

Area Information

Cannock Chase

Cannock Chase is one of the smallest AONBs and because of the proximity of large conurbations and rich mineral reserves is also one of the most threatened. 'The Chase' was once a medieval ... - More information

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