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The best walks in the Shropshire hills

Gillian Walker

The best walks in the Shropshire hills

by Gillian Walker

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Published by Management Update in Shrewsbury .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shropshire -- Description and travel -- Guide-books.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p90.

    StatementGillian Walker ; sketches by George Allen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA670.S4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(6),90p. :
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22478354M
    ISBN 100946679363
    OCLC/WorldCa19065245

    You can also head off on walks in to the Shropshire Hills straight from site. The Bog Visitor Centre ( ) is 4 miles away with information on the area and local walks. Snailbeach Lead Mine ( ) is 7 miles to the north. A similar distance south and a drive of 15 minutes gets you to the market town of Bishop’s Castle where. Buy The Best Walks in the Shropshire Hills 2nd Revised edition by Walker, G. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

    When we survey the people who use Shropshire’s Rights of Way and ask them what developments they would like to see, the most popular is always ‘more circular walks’. This has meant that a vast range of circular walks of different lengths and complexity have been developed in recent years. The Lawley is a beautiful hill that lies North East of the more trodden and popular Long Mynd range in the Shropshire Hills AONB (Area of Outstaning Natural Beauty). Its sleek and beautiful crested shape can be fully appreciated from its neighbouring hill Caer Caradoc, a smooth spined and long peak that although fairly small, has a certain allure to it.

    Shropshire is a beautiful county and hill walking is fantastic exercise. I want to share with you the beauty of the 99 Shropshire Hills and hopefully it will ecourage you to get out on them to 'find your freedom. My drone footage brings these hill walks to life with a new level of visual effect. Shropshire Hills Walking Guide Shropshire Hills Walks. This AONB consists of a number of areas of hills centered on Church Stretton. The hills are known for the variety, extensive network of paths and wonderful scenery. The most popular hills are the Long Mynd but others including Wenlock Edge, the Stiperstones and those around Clun are also.


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