Devil's Pulpit & Brockweir from Tintern, Wye Valley

Introduction to Walk 1272

Photo from the walk - Devil's Pulpit & Brockweir from Tintern, Wye Valley

Region - Wye Valley Forest of Dean

County/Area - Monmouthshire & Gloucestershire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1300 feet / 394 metres

Grade - moderate

The highlights of this walk along the River Wye include the Devil's Pulpit, Brockweir and Tintern. Visiting the counties of Monmouthshire and Gloucestershire, the route also includes a section of the Offa's Dyke National Trail.

Walk Description

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Walk 3214
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Walk 3302
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Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km
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Grade - easy
Length - 1.5 miles / 2.4 km

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

Wye Valley Forest of Dean

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