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The Wye Valley from Brockweir
Introduction to Walk 2832

Photo from the walk - The Wye Valley from Brockweir

Region - Wye Valley Forest of Dean

County/Area - Gloucestershire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.8 miles / 9.4 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A lovely Gloucestershire walk that includes a section alongside the River Wye. The route, for the most part, uses the well signed Offa's Dyke Path, which is one of Britain's great National Trails.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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.

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