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Windsor & Runnymede
Introduction to Walk 1385

Photo from the walk - Windsor & Runnymede

County/Area - Berkshire & Surrey

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 11.5 miles / 18.7 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This walk starts and ends within sight of the world's largest and oldest occupied castle, Windsor Castle. The circular route takes in part of the Thames Pathway, and visits the Magna Carta monument and John F Kennedy memorial at Runnymede before returning through Windsor Great Park.  

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 160Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 176Sheet Map1:50kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Landranger 176Digital Map1:50kBUY MAP

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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.

Recommended Reading

The Thames Path

The Thames PathA guidebook to walking the Thames Path, a National Trail covering 180 miles between London's Thames Barrier and the river's source in Gloucestershire, passing through Windsor, Oxford and rural countryside. Provides full information for this easy riverside route that takes around two weeks to complete. Includes a 1:25K OS map booklet.
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