Tixall from St Thomas Priory near Stafford

Introduction to Walk 2443

Photo from the walk - Tixall from St Thomas Priory near Stafford

Region - Cannock Chase

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Grade - easy

This Staffordshire walk combines field and canalside paths to the east of Stafford. There are some interesting and historic buildings along the way which adds an historical focus to the route.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

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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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