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Seven Springs, Little Haywood, Shugborough & Milford
Introduction to Walk 2911

Photo from the walk - Seven Springs, Little Haywood, Shugborough & Milford

Region - Cannock Chase

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 550 feet / 167 metres

Grade - easy

A Staffordshire walk that explores some of the highlights of the northern part of Cannock Chase AONB. The route includes heathland, a section of canal and a walk through Shugborough Park. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Walks from the same start

Walk 1189
Cannock Chase from Milford
Grade - easy
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 2111
Milford, Seven Springs, Little Haywood & Shugborough
Grade - easy
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Other walks nearby

Walk 1802
0.2 miles / 0.3 km away
Shugborough from Milford
Grade - easy
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 1370
0.6 miles / 1.0 km away
Sherbrook Valley from the Punch Bowl, Milford
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 2023
1.1 miles / 1.8 km away
The Cannock Chase War Trail
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
Walk 2199
1.3 miles / 2.1 km away
Brocton from Walton-on-the-Hill
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 2443
2.0 miles / 3.2 km away
Tixall from St Thomas Priory near Stafford
Grade - easy
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 1324
2.1 miles / 3.4 km away
Glacial Boulder & Sherbrook from Chase Road Corner
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 1413
2.1 miles / 3.4 km away
Sherbrook, Stepping Stones & Freda's Memorial
Grade - easy
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 1394
2.1 miles / 3.4 km away
Bednall & Acton Trussell from near Stafford
Grade - easy
Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 1348
2.7 miles / 4.4 km away
Sherbrook Valley from Katyn Memorial
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 1801
3.4 miles / 5.5 km away
The Three Memorials, Cannock Chase
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km

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

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