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Caer Caradoc & The Lawley from Church Stretton
Introduction to Walk 3048

Photo from the walk - Caer Caradoc & The Lawley from Church Stretton

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 2480 feet / 752 metres

Grade - moderate

This Shropshire walk starts from Church Stretton. The outward route includes the Wilderness and Hoar Edge before returning over the summits of the Lawley and Caer Caradoc. 

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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